WAYLAND – David "Dave" Charles Wolfanger, 62, passed away unexpectedly on May 9, 2010, at his home.
David was born on Aug. 24, 1947, in Wayland, a son of the late Charles Wolfanger and Geraldine Wolfanger who survives. David graduated from Wayland Central School, where he participated in school plays, played the clarinet in the school band, and won the English award his senior year. He attended Albany State College for a year and finished his education at Geneseo College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. He was a stained glass artist, owned his own shop in Rochester, where he was chosen to display his art work in Baltimore. Later in Dave's life, he was a car instructor at Watkins Glenn and also collected, repaired and restored Volkswagons and Porsches. David was known for being a collector. He had a great sense of humor; most people weren't sure how to take Dave, but deep down he had a kind heart. He was a very devoted son to his mother after she went
through a difficult time after losing her husband.
Dave is survived by his mother, Geraldine Wolfanger of Wayland; two brothers, Richard (Darlene) Wolfanger of Bradford, Penn. and Roger Wolfanger of Dansville; several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles; and many motor sports enthusiasts.
Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. on Friday May 28, at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 300 West Naples St. in Wayland where services will be held at 1 p.m.
Contributions may be made to the charity of the donors choice. To light a memory candle. please do so at bairdfuneralhomes.com.