Obit: Gehrke, Richard William (1978 - 2019)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Gehrke, Smith, Hon, Walters, Kleinschmidt

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 7/17/2019

Gehrke, Richard William (7 February 1978 – 10 July 2019)

Richard W. Gehrke, 41, died July 10, 2019, at St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston.

He was born in Milwaukee Feb. 7,m 1978, the son of Daniel and Christina Gehrke.

Richard graduated from Neillsville High School in the class of 1996 and worked for much of his life in the taxi service profession.

He is survived by his mother, Christina Gehrke; three daughters: Sierra, Cassandra and Fiona; grandmothers: Martha (Bert) Smith and Elaine (William) Hon; extended family of the Walters, Kleinschmidt and Smith families; and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Daniel Gehrke, in 1996; and his grandfathers, Bert Smith and William Hon.

A private memorial gathering will be arranged at a future date.



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