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Gary Lee Hossman Waughtel

Gary Lee Hossman Waughtel, 71 of West Portsmouth, died Friday August 16, 2019 at SOMC Hospice. He was born May 12, 1948 in Portsmouth to the late Joseph Edward Waughtel and Joe and Betty Bevis Hossman.

He was retired from Knittel’s Service Station after over 30 years of service. He was a United States Army Veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Aurora Masonic Lodge #48.

Gary is survived by his wife Misty Thomas Waughtel who he married on October 22, 2013, 10 children; Blair Jones of Piketon, Gary Lee Jones Jr. of Pennsylvania, James Joseph Jones of West Portsmouth, Michael Hossman of Nashville, TN., Cheryl Blanton of Pennsylvania, Sherrie Hossman of Nashville, TN., Steven Hossman of Nashville, TN., Joshua Hossman of Texas, Nicole Penix of West Portsmouth, and Gracie Sapp Waughtel of West Portsmouth; 2 brothers, Clyde Hossman of Florida and Gerald Hossman of West Portsmouth; 3 sisters, Barbara Swenson of Tacoma WA, Hannah Swords of West Portsmouth, and Johan Cooper of Lucasville, as well as 25 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 1 great great-great grandchild.

Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth with Tony Knittel officiating. Interment will be in Scioto Burial Park with Military graveside rites by the James Dickey Post 23 American Legion. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8:00 PM om Friday and one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Masonic services will be held at 8:00 PM by Aurora Masonic Lodge #48. Condolences may be sent to


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