Roger D. Gehrke

LE CENTER – Services for Roger D. Gehrke, 76, of Fairmont, formerly of Le Center, are pending with Le Center Funeral Home in Le Center.

Gehrke died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013.

Le Center Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Roger D. Gehrke was born Nov. 11, 1937, in Morristown, son of Lawrence and Irene (Wiese) Gehrke. He was inducted into the Navy at age 17 and honorably discharged on his 21st birthday in 1958. His rank was 2nd Class Petty Officer, serving on the Bon Homme Richard.

Survivors include: son, Russell; daughters, Debbie, Denise and Colleen; his grandchildren; sisters, Norma Jean Braun, Mary Ann Grundmeyer, Barbara Gilman and Becky Factor; and brothers, Don Gehrke and David Gehrke.