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William Irvin Gourley

May 4, 1951 August 5, 2012
William Irvin Gourley
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William Irvin Gourley, 61, of Curwensville, passed away Sunday morning, August 5, 2012 at the DuBois Regional Medical Center West.
Born May 4, 1951 in Clearfield, PA, he was the son of Clifford Charles “Kip” and Evelyn Smeal (McCormick) Gourley.  Mr. Gourley was the President and CEO of Kip’s Bus Service Inc. of Curwensville.  He was a member of the Grampian Lions Club and also the Pennsylvania School Bus Association.
Surviving is his life partner Jan (Boffenmyer) Rowles, 2 step children Mary Clyde and husband “Pood” of Curry Run and Burleigh Rowles of Brampton, Ontario, Canada and 2 step grandchildren Joseph and Jason Bloom.
Also surviving are a brother and 3 sisters: Betsy Fogelsonger and husband Jeff of Lawrenceville, PA, Lisa Litz and husband Denny of Holidaysburg, Scott Gourley of Bells Landing, Jill Keller and husband Steve of Curwensville and 9 nieces and nephews, Alex, Shadd, Lacey, Nick, Tyler, Jilissa, Janelle, Jacob, and Jocelyn.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services for Mr. Gourley will be held at the Curwensville Alliance Church Susquehanna Avenue Curwensville on Wednesday August 8, 2012 at 11:00 AM, with the Reverend Stephen Shields officiating.  Interment will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Curwensville.
Friends will be received at the Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville on Tuesday August 7 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM, and Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 AM, when the procession will depart for the church
The family suggests contributions be made to the Habitat For Humanity of Clearfield County 138 E. Long Avenue DuBois, PA  15801-2125 
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements.
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