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Nicholas Wehrmann, Sr.

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“I AM TRULY SORRY TO HEAR OF HIS PASSING. HIS GENIUS AS CEO OF ITHACA WAS HIGHLY RESPECTED BY MYSELF AND MY FATHER, ED MOHN. TO NICK JR. AND BOB: ...Read More »
1 of 60 | Posted by: THOMAS MOHN - OSWEGO, NY

“We are saddened by the news of Mr.Wehrmann's passing. He was always a gentleman in everyway. Our thoughts are with the Wehrmann family and Wehrmann...Read More »
2 of 60 | Posted by: Karl Gillespie - Franklin, NC

“Condolences to family and crew of Wehrmann Angus ”
3 of 60 | Posted by: Jeff Van Beek - Pollock, SD

“We were very sorry to read of the recent loss of your father. You and your family have truly been missed in Cairo, Georgia. Please accept our...Read More »
4 of 60 | Posted by: John and Deena Harrell - Whigham, GA

“We were very sorry to read of the recent loss of your father. You and your family have truly been missed in Cairo, Georgia. Please accept our...Read More »
5 of 60 | Posted by: John and Deena Harrell - Cairo, GA

“The Angus community will have a great void to fill with the loss of such a gentleman, leader, and pioneer. It was a pleasure to have known Nick. ”
6 of 60 | Posted by: Steve Harrison - Idaho Falls, ID

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Mr Wehrmann was a leader and a man of his word. We knew him through the Angus Asso. and Richard, and had...Read More »
7 of 60 | Posted by: Don Robbins & Lee Robbins - LA

“Our prayers go up for the family of one special man that earned our respect as a businessman in the cattle business and a leader in developing a...Read More »
8 of 60 | Posted by: Harold and Cheryl Miller - Akron, CO

“To the Wehrmann Family, I was so sorry to read of your recent loss. Mr Wehrmann was such a kind man who did a lot for my family over the years....Read More »
9 of 60 | Posted by: Bev Barton - Statesville, NC

“Mr. Wehrmann was one of the finest men I have ever had the privilege to know. It was Mr. Wehrmann's leadership and tireless work ethic that made...Read More »
10 of 60 | Posted by: J.W. Smith - Wilkesboro, NC

“Nick and Bob, am very sorry to hear of the loss of Nick, Sr. I never had the pleasure working directly with Nick, Sr. but have heard great stories. I...Read More »
11 of 60 | Posted by: Pat Rushton - Statesville, NC

“We were saddened by the news of Mr. Wehrmanns passing. I have know and respected him for many years. We have enjoyed a great working relationship for...Read More »
12 of 60 | Posted by: Ernest Bingman - Carmi, IL

“Our thoughts go out to the family. May Nick rest well and find a great herd of angus cattle in the good Lord's territory. ”
13 of 60 | Posted by: Charlie & Lynn Horne - Bear Creek, NC

“Nick Wehrmann was one of the "Movers and Shakers" who helped make Wilkes County and the Wilkesboros a better place to live, work and play. His often...Read More »
14 of 60 | Posted by: Russ & Theresa Pearson - NC

“Very sorry to hear about Mr. Wehrmann, I got my start in the cattle industry with him and fondly remember that time in Cairo,Ga. ”
15 of 60 | Posted by: Ricky Roper - Canon, GA

“To the Wehrman family, Nick's legacy will live on, not the least for his contribution to the U.S. Beef Industry. One of my fondest memories in...Read More »
16 of 60 | Posted by: Dave Nichols - Bridgewater, IA

“Dear Nick and Bob and family, I received a call late yesterday from my family in Wilkesboro telling me about your Dad. I was so saddened. What a...Read More »
17 of 60 | Posted by: Jerry and Linda Sweet - Newton, NC

“With deepest sympathy for your loss. Nick was a pleasure to talk to in regard to Angus. He seemed to know ever animal he ever owned. You're in our...Read More »
18 of 60 | Posted by: Kay Fielding - Dixon, CA

“our prayer and thoughts are with the you at this time.Nick made a positive impact on the people he came in contact with. ”
19 of 60 | Posted by: Tim Hair - maryville, TN

“We always enjoyed seeing Nick and talking to him at the sales. He will be greatly missed. With our sincere sympathy. Frank & Ann Hoover ”
20 of 60 | Posted by: Frank Hoover Jr - Edinburg, VA

“Dear Wehrmann Family, Although we never met Nick Sr., his work with the Angus breed and the quality cattle he produced have had a positive impact...Read More »
21 of 60 | Posted by: Joane Pappas White - Price, UT

“Mr. Wehrmann was my Little League coach in 1953 the first year the Wilkesboro's had a lIttle League team. He came to us from up north and made a...Read More »
22 of 60 | Posted by: Jim Harris - Russellville, AR

“I am so truly sorry for your loss. I know your hear must be breaking in half. There is a wonderful hope for our loved ones that have passed away in...Read More »
23 of 60 | Posted by: EMMIE HAYES - NW, NC

“We offer our heartfelt sympathy to the Mr. Wehrmann, Sr. family. We lost Mr. Wehrmann when he retired from Ithaca. There was never a place managed...Read More »
24 of 60 | Posted by: Larry & Deanna Spears - Purlear, NC

“We will miss our friend Nick and forever remember the friendship with him. To the family and those who work with him at Wehrmann Angus we feel your...Read More »
25 of 60 | Posted by: Jack Mosier - spalding, NE

“Bob and Nick, Your dad was such an incredible giant in so many lives, I learned more from him than he ever realized, and still call on those lessons...Read More »
26 of 60 | Posted by: Sherrod Blackburn - NC

“He was a man of great presence and filled a room when he entered it. Many members of my family were employed by his companies and he will be...Read More »
27 of 60 | Posted by: Katherine Johnson - Wilkesbobo, NC

“Bob, Diane and Nick I'll always remember the times together growing up. Your dad was always there and he is missed. He will always be a part of my...Read More »
28 of 60 | Posted by: F. Erwin McKenzie, Jr. - NC

“Wehrmanns, My prayers are with you all during this time. Allow your faith to guide you toward the reward of eternal life Mr. Wehrmann has received...Read More »
29 of 60 | Posted by: Neil Day - Little Rock, AR

“I was so so sorry to hear of Mr. Wehrmann's accident and death while I was visiting in Georgia. During this time of sorrow you are in my thoughts and...Read More »
30 of 60 | Posted by: Ms. Vivian Lackey - Wilkesboro, NC

“To my dear friend family, my condolences are with You! YOUR VIRGINIA ANGUS FRIENDS Ernest T. Carter ”
31 of 60 | Posted by: Ernest Carter - Louisa,, VA

“Dear Wehrmann Family,we are thinking of you all during this time of sorry. I pray you find peace and comfort in knowing you are in our prayers and...Read More »
32 of 60 | Posted by: Marie Waddell - North Wilkesboro, NC

“Nick and Linda -- and all of your family members -- we were very sorry to hear of your loss. We know you will celebrate the life of this great...Read More »
33 of 60 | Posted by: John & Linda Williams - Marietta, GA

“It is with great sadness and loss I learn of Nick's passing. We look for comfort in dealing with this loss and so we remember that his walk on this...Read More »
34 of 60 | Posted by: Norm Vincel - Rocky Mount, VA

“I'm truly sorry for your loss. ”
35 of 60 | Posted by: Gayle Korleski - Lehigh Acres, FL

“Our prayers and sympathy go out to all of the family. Herb and Barbara McKenzie ”
36 of 60 | Posted by: Herb/Barbara McKenzie - NC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the the Wehrmann family and their loved ones. Mr. Wehrmann was a true Angus friend and will be greatly missed. ”
37 of 60 | Posted by: Virginia Angus Association - respectfully submitted by Felicia - VA

“Nick and Bob, I was so sorry to hear about your father's death. It was not until after his retirement from Ithaca Industries that I fully realized...Read More »
38 of 60 | Posted by: Harvey Hall - North Wilkesboro, NC

“My prayers are with the Wehrmann family. Nick will certainly be missed by his family and friends. ”
39 of 60 | Posted by: Nancy C. Williams - Wilkesboro, NC

“Nicky and Linda, Sheila and I are so sorry for your loss of Nicky's Dad. We wish All the Best to you and Nick III. You are in our thoughts. ”
40 of 60 | Posted by: Brian & Sheila Robbins - NC

“To the Wehrmann family, I am truly sorry to hear of Mr. Wehrmann's passing. I was with Ithaca Industries for fifteen years and Mr. Wehrmann was a...Read More »
41 of 60 | Posted by: Lisa Whitley - Millers Creek, NC

“To All of the Wehrmann family... The Gardiner Family is sorry for your loss. We enjoyed many years of friendship and business together with Nick. ...Read More »
42 of 60 | Posted by: Mark Gardiner - Ashland, KS

“Judy and I were saddened to learn of Nick's passing. He was a great individual...a credit to mankind. His presence will be missed by all who knew him. ”
43 of 60 | Posted by: John & Judy Crouch - Taos, NM

“Nick, Bob, Diane and Family, It was with great sadness to hear that Mr. Wehrmann had passed away. He was a huge part in my working career also. ...Read More »
44 of 60 | Posted by: Ann Greene - Millers Creek, NC

“Nick and Linda, we are very sorry to hear of Mr. Wehrmann's death. Our sincere sympathy to you and your family. Mike and Tory Norwood ”
45 of 60 | Posted by: Mike and Tory Norwood - NC

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Wehrmann family during this time of loss. God Bless You, ”
46 of 60 | Posted by: Shelia Stannard - Saint Joseph, MO

“Nick and Linda, David and I send our deepest condolences to you and your family. I know Nick's death will be felt by many and he will be missed by...Read More »
47 of 60 | Posted by: Sue Seales - North Wilkesboro, NC

“Nick, Linda, and the Wehrmann family; We are sorry for your loss. Each of you will be in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless you all. ”
48 of 60 | Posted by: Tina Blankenship and Tim Poe - NC

“God has blessed each of us richly through our friendship with Nick Wehrmann and his family. Our precious memories of wonderful times spent with Nick...Read More »
49 of 60 | Posted by: Wilma Lovette - Wilkesboro, NC

“How very sad to hear of Mr. Wehrmann's passing. He was a huge part of my working career and I owe him so much for the opportunities he afforded me...Read More »
50 of 60 | Posted by: LeVerne Whigham - GA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Wehrmann family at this time. ”
51 of 60 | Posted by: David and Carolyn Gazda - Athens, GA

“Dearest Nick, We just wanted you to know that we love you and we are praying God's comfort all around you, and your family. You mean the world to us...Read More »
52 of 60 | Posted by: Fred and Renee LeMasters - NC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you. I remeber Mr. Wehrmann's pride as he provided a tour of the Angus cattle in New Market. He will be missed by...Read More »
53 of 60 | Posted by: Joe K. Hampton - Mt. Ulla, NC

“Nick will always be known for his strong principles and integrity, competitive spirit, and love of God,family,and friends. He was a great person to...Read More »
54 of 60 | Posted by: Bernie Scheer - Pleasant Hill, MO

“Nick and Linda and all the family. You will be in our prayers. We are so sorry for your loss. ”
55 of 60 | Posted by: Jenny and Jerry Jones - NC

“To the Wehrmann family, you will be in our prayers. It is sad to lose one of the "Ithaca" family. ”
56 of 60 | Posted by: Phyllis Higgins Baynes - NC

“Nick, Linda & family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family during this time. Charles & Hilda Devnew ”
57 of 60 | Posted by: Hilda Devnew - Wilkesboro, NC

“I had the pleasure of serving on The Heath Foundation Board with Mr. Wehrmann as well as knowing him socially. He toured us on his prized farm in...Read More »
58 of 60 | Posted by: Camille & Bob Eller - Charlotte, NC

“The Angus world has lost one of our best. Nick's relentless pursuit for trying to produce superior beef and superior cattle was second to none. His...Read More »
59 of 60 | Posted by: Charles Rosson - Louisa, VA

“To the Wehrmann family im so sorry Mr Nick didn't survive the accident You will be in my thoughts and prayers as you have been all week. ”
60 of 60 | Posted by: Freda Johnson - Wilkesboro, NC


Mr. Nicholas Wehrmann, Sr., age 84, of Green Way Lane, Wilkesboro died Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday 2:00 PM, March 27, 2010 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church with Rev. Bob McCloskey and Rev. Carl Elledge officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. A celebration of life reception will be held in St. Paul's Episcopal Church Parish Hall immediately following the interment. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 until 8 in the Commons of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Mr. Wehrmann was born March 31, 1925 in The Hague, Netherlands. He served as president, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of Directors at Ithaca Industries for many years. He served on the Board of Directors of The Health Foundation. He was owner of Wehrmann-Angus, New Market, Virginia with cattle partner and farm manager, Richard McClung. Mr. Wehrmann served in the United States Navy during World War II, became a US citizen as a result of that service and continued to be a patriot throughout his life. He was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Virginia Rose Van Dam Wehrmann. He is survived by: his wife, Barbara Ann Wehrmann of the home; one daughter, Diane L. Fulton of Greensboro; two sons, Nicholas J. Wehrmann and wife, Linda of Wilkesboro, Robert J. Wehrmann of Gastonia; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to The Health Foundation, P O Box 667, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659, Arthritis Foundation, NC Chapter, P O Box 2505, Durham, NC 27707 or to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, P O Box 95, Wilkesboro, NC

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