Obituary: Gale Wendelburg

MCPHERSON—Gale Duane Wendelburg, 69, of McPherson, KS went to be with the Lord on January 23, 2021. 

Gale was born on March 7, 1951 to Albert and Zelma Lee (Staub) Wendelburg of Stafford. A longtime resident of Stafford, he later moved to Topeka and finally settled in McPherson, where he has lived for the last two decades. 

An avid dog lover with a vivacious personality, Gale’s favorite past times have always included listening to the radio and visits from family and friends. 

Gale is preceded in death by his brother, Rodney, and father, Albert. He is survived by his mother, Zelma Lee, of Stafford, and numerous aunts, cousins, friends, and caretakers.  

A funeral service for close friends and family will be held in memory of Gale on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. at the Calvary Baptist Church, Stafford, with Pastor Jeff Lowther officiating. 

Interment will be at Stafford Cemetery. 

Memorial donations may be made in Gale’s memory to the Calvary Baptist Church, Stafford, or the Stafford County Historical Society.

Posted online on January 29, 2021