Obituary photo of Bear Gooch, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Bear N. Gooch

1977 - 2022
Obituary photo of Bear Gooch, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Bear N. Gooch

1977 - 2022
Bear N. Gooch, 45, of Milford, KS, passed away on Friday, August 12, 2022 at Geary Community Hospital. Cremation will take place. No memorial service is planned.

Bear was born July 6, 1977, in Olean, NY the son of Floyd E. and Linda S. (Anders) Vanderwege.

Bear was the owner and operator of Bear's Den Buy Sell and Trade in Junction City, KS.

On August 6, 2016, he married Dr. Mary Katherine Gooch at the First Presbyterian Church in Junction City, KS.

Survivors include his wife Dr. Mary Katherine Gooch of Milford, KS; one son, Jamie Winsor of AK; his mother, Linda S. Vanderwege of Junction City, KS; one brother, David Vanderwege of Junction City, KS; two sisters, Christina Marie Camp of Navarro Beach, FL and Kandi Torres of FL; grandmother, Ruth Lawrence of Franklinville, NY.

He was preceded in death by his father, Floyd E. Vanderwege; one brother, Danny Michael Chapin.

**To leave a special online message for the family, press the "share" tab above.**











Bear N. Gooch, 45, of Milford, KS, passed away on Friday, August 12, 2022 at Geary Community Hospital. Cremation will take place. No memorial service is planned.

Bear was born July 6, 1977, in Olean, NY the son of Floyd E. and Linda S. (Anders) Vanderwege.

Bear was the owner and operator of Bear's Den Buy Sell and Trade in Junction City, KS.

On August 6, 2016, he married Dr. Mary Katherine Gooch at the First Presbyterian Church in Junction City, KS.

Survivors include his wife Dr. Mary Katherine Gooch of Milford, KS; one son, Jamie Winsor of AK; his mother, Linda S. Vanderwege of Junction City, KS; one brother, David Vanderwege of Junction City, KS; two sisters, Christina Marie Camp of Navarro Beach, FL and Kandi Torres of FL; grandmother, Ruth Lawrence of Franklinville, NY.

He was preceded in death by his father, Floyd E. Vanderwege; one brother, Danny Michael Chapin.

**To leave a special online message for the family, press the "share" tab above.**











Share Memories

:
:
:
Please also sign me up for Johnson's email newsletter.
We will treat your information with the utmost confidentiality and not share or distribute it in any way.
Condolences should be personal messages from family and friends. For a full version of our online obituary policy, please click here.