R. Wayne Niles
Greece/Williamson: Entered into rest peacefully on November 18, 2021 at age 80.
Wayne proudly worked for Kodak and retired after 29 years. He dedicated himself to charities by working for the United Way of Rochester. Wayne had a passion for music represented by his commitment to the GateSwingers Big Band, Kodak, Irondequoit and several Fire Department bands. He enjoyed flying and was a proud owner of two Cessna planes. He enjoyed teaching his sons how to water ski, and downhill ski.
Survived by his loving and devoted wife of 59 years, Susan; sons: Richard (Kris), Mark (Han), and John (Sonja) Niles; grandchildren: Connor, Madison, and Karissa Niles, Keyi Zhao, Nathanael, Andrew, John, Jr. , Timothy, Ethan, and Sarah Niles; sisters: Wendy (Alexander Brennen) Niles and Linda Joseph; sister in law: Debbie Hoprich; many extended family members and numerous friends.
Calling hours will be held on (Tuesday) November 23, 2021 from 4pm – 6pm at Young Funeral Home: 4025 Ridge Road, Williamson, NY. A celebration of Wayne’s life will be held on (Saturday) November 27, 2021 at 11am at the Living Word Assembly of God: 2344 Ridge Road, Ontario, NY. Private burial in Lake View Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations in loving memory of Wayne can be made to the Irondequoit Concert Band: PO Box 67008, Irondequoit, NY 14617-7008.
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