Wayne William Vaught

December 17, 1946 - March 20, 2018
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Wayne William Vaught, 71, of Galveston, TX and Greenwood, IN passed away peacefully in the presence of his family on March 20, 2018 at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center in Webster, TX. Wayne was born December 17, 1946 in Liberty, KY, and is preceded in death by his parents Herman and Stella (Stafford) Vaught, and his younger brother James Vaught.

Wayne graduated from Martinsville High school in Indiana in 1964 and bravely joined the Navy at 17 years young. He was proud to have served 8 years with the US Navy, including 2 tours in Vietnam. Following his Navy career, Wayne continued to serve his country for another 13 years as a US Army recruiter.

On September 13, 1969 he married Linda Jane Fawcett of Galveston, TX. Wayne will be forever missed by his devoted wife Linda, loving children Julie (Brad) Van Dyke, Cory (Dina) Vaught, 7 grandchildren, 3 fur babies and many loyal friends. Wayne enjoyed reading, fishing, and was an avid car enthusiast. But more than anything, he loved spending time with his family and friends.

Wayne’s family will receive visitors beginning at 11:00 am, Saturday, March 24, 2018, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home, 3028 Broadway, in Galveston. A funeral service will begin at 12:30 pm, followed by burial at Calvary Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Galveston Island Humane Society in memory of Wayne Vaught.  https://form.jotform.us/70649215688164

 

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Malloy & Son Funeral Home

Address:

3028 Broadway
Galveston, TX 77550

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018

Time: 12:30 pm

Malloy & Son Funeral Home

Address:

3028 Broadway
Galveston, TX 77550

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Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018

Time: 1:15 pm

Calvary Catholic Cemetery

Address:

2506 65th Street, Galveston, TX, 77551

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Born: December 17, 1946
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Royl & Stacy Thompson posted on 4/16/18

In memory of Wayne William Vaught, Royl & Stacy Thompson lit a candle

 

Royl & Stacy Thompson posted on 4/16/18

Our deepest sympathy to the family, you are all in our thoughts & prayers. Class of 1964 . Just received information. We talked at the SUDS Greenwood IN. [ CARS, CORVETTES] ROY

 

Marolyn Fawcett posted on 3/23/18

In memory of Wayne William Vaught, Marolyn Fawcett lit a candle

 

Patricia Fawcett Matijevich posted on 3/22/18

In memory of Wayne William Vaught, Patricia Fawcett Matijevich lit a candle

 

Patricia Fawcett Matijevich posted on 3/22/18

I will always remember my brother-in-law and all of the happy memories our families shared for many years. He was a wonderful guy: a wonderful husband and a super father. He will. sadly, be missed. May time heal all of our wounds.

 

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