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Daily Item Obituaries

June 19, 2014

Todd E. Gaugler, 51, Middleburg

— MIDDLEBURG — Todd E. Gaugler, born Oct. 8, 1962, entered into eternity on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at the age of 51 at his home in Middleburg, surrounded by his loving family, after a courageous 12-year battle with cancer.

Todd graduated from Middleburg High School in 1980 and previously was employed by Central Builders Supply Co., Wood-Mode and Glenco Inc.

Todd was a fun-loving, smiling man who always had a story to tell for anyone who would listen. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching wrestling and soccer.

He also took great pride in pulling his grandson around town in his little green wagon.

Todd enjoyed talking. He could start a conversation with just about anyone. It’s believed that he knew nearly every person in the state of Pennsylvania and a few more in other states.

Todd leaves behind a loving wife of 30 years, the former Dana Parker, with whom he loved to tease and fight; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Colby Gaugler and Gregory and Jennifer Gaugler, the three people who perhaps made him the most mischievous and fun during his stories and jokes, and one grandson, Henrik Gaugler, who was the light of his life and subject of his most recent stories.

Todd also leaves behind his loving and proud parents, Richard and Virginia (Roush) Gaugler, of Mount Pleasant Mills; one sister and brother-in-law, Michelle and Doug Dauberman, of Mount Pleasant Mills; four nieces; two nephews; and two great-nephews. He also leaves behind two godchildren, Todd Swineford, of York Haven, and Andrea Swineford-Weikel, of Port Trevorton.

The family would like to take this opportunity to thank Dr. Rajjuub and Dr. Blakeslee for helping to extend Todd’s life and providing the best care available. Also a thank you to Evangelical Hospice for not only providing excellent care but also allowing him to remain at home and be comfortable.

We would like to welcome any family or friend who would like to join us in celebrating Todd’s life at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 21, in Botschaft’s “Grubb’s” Lutheran Church, Mount Pleasant Mills, with the Rev. Timothy Bingman officiating. (Service to move outside if nearly everyone in the state of Pennsylvania shows up.)

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Todd’s name to Evangelical Hospice, 1 Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837.

Funeral arrangements are by the Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg.

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