Wayne Franklin Storie, Gouverneur, NY. Born June 5, 1946 to Earl F. and Arlene Storie. Wayne grew up in upstate New York and enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking. He loved being on or near the water, including the great lakes and the St. Lawrence River. He was educated in Antwerp and Philadelphia, NY; then joined the US Navy and served on board the USS Oglethorpe. He was a proud member of the Antwerp American Legion Post 916.
Wayne started working for St. Joe Mineral Corp in Belmont, NY and was then transferred to Princeton NJ and worked as a draftsman. In 1971 he met his lifetime love, Sina. They were married in 1972 and shared 43 years of married life. God blessed them with a son, Wayne Steven in 1974.
Wayne worked shortly in Real Estate before joining McLean Engineering as a machinist. He was promoted to supervisor of their subsidiary, Zero Corporation. As he enjoyed retirement, he spent time with his son working at their company, Storie's Transport and Towing.
Wayne loved the great outdoors, making clocks, collecting handguns and most especially he loved and cherished his precious grandchildren; Isabella Christina, 12 and Jack Anthony, 7.
He is survived by this wife, Sina; son, Wayne Steven, and his wife Christine; his mother in law, Fioralba Procaccini. He leaves behind many friends and family who he enjoyed so much.
The Funeral will be held 10:00 AM Saturday December 19, 2015 at The Mather-Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Ave Princeton.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 AM Saturday at St. Paul's Church 214 Nassau St. Princeton.
Calling hours will be held Friday December 18, 2015 from 6:00 to 900 PM at the funeral home
Memorial contribution in Wayne's honor may be given to The American Legion, Post 916, Main Street, Antwerp, New York, 13608.