Hafemeister Funeral Home And Cremation Service
Glorace O. Gehrke
Service: January 24, 2013
Glorace O. Gehrke
Glorace O. Gehrke, 96, of Watertown, passed away Monday, January 21, 2013, at Marquardt Memorial Manor in Watertown.
Funeral Services for Glorace will be held on Thursday, January 24th at Bethany Lutheran Church in Hustisford at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Timothy Bauer officiating. Burial will be at the Highland Memory Gardens in Beaver Dam.
Relatives and friends may call to pay their respects at the church on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials may be directed to the church.
Glorace Orintha Kuehl was born in the Town of Hustisford on September 28, 1916, to William and Emma (Justman) Kuehl. On December 6, 1937, she married Charles Gehrke. Charles preceded her in death in 1979.
Glorace helped on the family farm until her marriage. She had been employed at Norwest General Hospital in Milwaukee for 3 years and the Hartford Memorial Hospital, also for 3 years. Glorace was also employed at Clearview Nursing Home in Juneau as a nurse’s assistant for 25 years until her retirement.
She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Hustisford and enjoyed working with crafts and playing Sheepshead.
Survivors include her son, Kenneth (Barbara) Gehrke of Beaver Dam; two grandchildren, Michael of Michigan and Michelle of Beaver Dam; three great grandchildren, Jason, Joshua and Brandon; two great great grandchildren, Logan and Micah, as well as many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Glorace was also preceded in death by her parents and 8 sisters and 4 brothers.
The Hafemeister Funeral Home of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.
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