John M. Gilman III

John M. Gilman III

Age 54, of Penn Yan, NY, passed away at home on January 6, 2021.

John owned and operated Aardvark Computer Renew, a computer repair and sales business, that he operated from his home. His company proudly supported and sponsored several local bowling and softball teams, as well as the Friday night mixed bowling league. John was also a member of the Rochester Corvette Club, and enjoyed attending and participating in club events.

He is survived by his wife Nancy Gilman; children, Samantha (Lulash) Meta of Florida, Trevor Findley of Penn Yan, and Bailey Findley of Penn Yan; mother, Lucille Reynolds of Liverpool, sister; Natalie Gilman of Liverpool, granddaughters, Avery and Amelia; brother-in-law Richard (Pamela) Lynch of Oneida and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and beloved cats.

He is predeceased by his father, John M. Gilman II; stepfather, Frank Reynolds, and his longtime mentor and friend, Milton Dexheimer, whom John worked for as a Repo Man, at New York Auto Recovery in Syracuse.

At John's request, there will be no services. Please consider making donations in his memory to the Humane Society of Yates County, PO Box 12, Penn Yan, NY 14527 (or online at or your local animal shelter.

Arrangements entrusted to Weldon Funeral Home, Penn Yan, NY (

Posted online on January 20, 2021