CENTERBURG — Alfred B. “Al” Wandle
Jr., 70, of West Main Street, Centerburg, passed away Monday, Aug. 9, 2010, at
his residence surrounded by his loving family.
He was born Aug. 17, 1939, in Morrow County to the late Alfred and Georgia (Kempton) Wandle Sr. and graduated from Fredericktown High School. Al owned several businesses including the Silver Dollar, Southside Bar and Drive Thru, West Vine Social Club and Auto Mart, all of Mount Vernon; Al’s Place in Butler, Ohio; and the Sinclair gas station in Fredericktown. Al was a car enthusiast and won many trophies with his prize possessions, his 1936 Ford Street Rod and a 1967 El Camino.
He is survived by two daughters, Dianna (Karl) Nordman of Cedar Park, Texas, and Kimberly Khan of Georgetown, Texas; two sons, Allen (Gloria) Wandle of Lewis Center, Ohio, and Darren (Sharon Balthis) Wandle of Sunbury; seven grandchildren; two sisters, Beverly (Robert) St. Amand of Fredericktown, Barbara (Curtis) Hensley of Bellville; and good friend, Bill Glackin.
Friends may call Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown, where a funeral service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Don Linn will be officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
To view this obituary or send a condolence to the family visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com. The Snyder Funeral Home of Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Alfred B. Wandle Jr.