James W. Wedermyer, 89, Goodland died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020. He was born Sept. 21, 1930, in Hays to V.V. and Emma (Mummert) Wedermyer. He was a 1948 graduate of Trego County High School.
He married Kathryn Neff on Aug. 5, 1951, in WaKeeney. He was a district manager for Moorman Feed Company for 23 years until retiring in 1993.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Douglas Dean Wedermyer and David James Wedermyer, Gainsville, Va.; a daughter, Patti Lynn Gray, Prairie Village; a foreign exchange son, Preecha Sudhikam, Bangkok, Thailand; three brothers, Melvin Wedermyer, Topeka, Jerry Wedermyer, WaKeeney and Larry, Lyndon; a sister, Clara Ann Kirkland, Waycross, Ga.; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and two more expected to arrive this fall.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Vicki Lea.
A celebration of life breakfast and family visitation and memorial service was held Aug. 22, at United Methodist Church, Goodland; burial in WaKeeney City Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the Goodland United Methodist Church or Goodland Senior Center in care of Bateman Funeral Home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.batemanfuneral.com