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Douglas L. Wise

1957 - 2021



Cuba- Douglas L. Wise, of 5266 Maple Lane, Cuba, passed away March 22, 2021 at the Buffalo VA Medical Center, after a lengthy illness.

Born November 28, 1957 in Belfast, he was the son of the late Melvin Leroy and Betty Jane Weaver Wise.  He married the former Melinda Harbeck, who survives.

Doug was a proud veteran of the United States Navy, serving from 1977 until 1989.  He was a longtime member of the Cuba Amvets Post #1 and was also a member of the Amvets Riders Club.

He enjoyed watching Nascar, the Green Bay Packers, WWE wrestling, and NHRA Drag Races.  He also loved spending time with his family.

In addition to his wife of fourteen years, Doug is survived by two daughters; Juliette Wise and Bridgette Wise Moore both of Austin, TX; four sisters, Marlene Wise Stapleton of Arizona, Melva Wise of Texas, Marilyn Comstock of North Carolina, and Pam (Dave) Karpenko of North Carolina; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and his grandchildren.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by one daughter; Jennifer Wise and one sister; Pat Caswell.

At Doug’s request, there will be no services.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Cuba Amvets Post #1, 5276 Maple Lane, Cuba, NY 14727.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Guenther Funeral Home, Inc., 1303 E. State Street, Olean. Online condolences can be expressed at

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Bridgette Wise

April 15, 2021 2:05 AM

My Dad Doug Wise Would Always Make Us Laugh When We Where Having A Bad Day He Would Always Be There For All Of His Daughters No Matter What He Never Would Turn His Back On Us He Would Always Be There For Us All He Never Would Judge Us No Matter What We Did He Was The Best Dad Ever

Bridgette Wise

April 15, 2021 12:42 AM

I Miss My Dad Doug Wise So Much He Was The Best Dad Ever He Was Always There For Us His 3 Daughters He Never Turn His Back On Us He Was Always There When Ever We Need Him To Be And He Always Would Tell Us He Was There For Us That We Could Always Call Him For Anything He Would Never Judge Us What So Ever

Bridgette Wise

April 5, 2021 6:23 PM

I Miss My Dad

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