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GURGOL, Walter J.

GURGOL - Walter J. A lifelong resident of East Aurora, NY passed peacefully after a well lived life on October 30, 2017, at the age of 94. Beloved husband of 60 years to the late Eleanor (Zientek); loving father of Daniel W. (Jeanette), Walter F., Ronald T. (Wende) and Gary (Brenda); dearest grandfather of 7 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and 23 great-great-grandchildren; dear brother of Violet, Ann, Dorothy and Elizabeth "Sis"; brother-in-law of Jean. Walter was the owner of Gurgol's Home Improvement for 55 years, retiring at age 80. He was a volunteer fireman with the East Aurora Fire Company and a novice shuffleboard player, winning many events. Family present for visitation Saturday from 3-8pm at the KENNETH HOWE FUNERAL HOME, 64 Maple St., East Aurora, where a funeral service will be held Sunday at 1pm. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Absolut at Aurora Park HCC (Hubbard Bldg.) or the East Aurora Fire Department. Walter's family would like to thank Dr. Vincent Carfagna, Dr. Carlo Perfetto, Dr. Arundathi Namassivaya and the staff of the Absolut at Aurora Park HCC (Hubbard Bldg.). Online condolences at

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