Wayne Momyer

Momyer, Wayne David, - 73, of Ocean City, NJ, passed away peacefully on October 12, 2022 at his beloved family home.  Born and raised in the Fern Rock neighborhood of Philadelphia, Wayne was the son of the late Louis and Irene Momyer (nee Kaeppler) and was brother to the late Robert and Ken Momyer. He had a special familial bond with Hazel Kavle, the late Dr. James Kavle, their son Jim and the entire Kavle family. Wayne was a graduate of Olney High School, earned his undergraduate degree from Temple University and subsequently a master’s degree.  Wayne taught advanced placement English and mythology for 32 years at Mainland Regional High School in Linwood, NJ.  Wayne was comfortable on the water and was passionate about fishing, his wife Peg (yes, that’s the correct order), and travelling with their many great friends.  He was an accomplished aquarist, enjoyed gardening, as well as his eclectic collection of music and relic concert poster bills. Wayne leaves behind many close friends including longtime pals “Woody” and “Billy” as well as his newest best bud, puppy Abbott. He is survived by Peg, his dear wife of 29 years; sisters-in-law Kelly Oliver, Sharon Russell, Sandra Momyer, Suzi MacEwan, brothers-in law, Keith MacEwan, Eldridge MacEwan III, Robert Oliver as well as several nieces, nephews and dear friends. A viewing and time of gathering will be held Thursday, October 20, 2022 from 9am till 11am at the Godfrey Funeral Home, 809 Central Ave, Ocean City, NJ.  Interment will be private at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Billfish Foundation at www.Billfish.org.