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Robert R. Gehres

January 20, 1944 ~ December 6, 2021 (age 77)

Obituary


Robert R. Gehres, 77, of Donaldson, passed away suddenly Monday, December 6, 2021 at his home.
 
Born in Donaldson, January 20, 1944, a son of the late Earl Sr. and Verna Shadle Gehres. Bob was a 1962 graduate of the former Tremont High School. He was a United States Army Veteran during the Vietnam Era as a medic.
 
Bob was retired CNA from the Lebanon Veterans Medical Center.
 
He was a member of the Zions Lutheran Church, Donaldson, a member of the former Tremont American Legion, Pine Grove American Legion, H&HL Fire Company, Pine Grove VFW and the Pine Grove Fish and Game.
 
Bob enjoyed cooking, doing crafts, dancing and shooting pool. He always looked forward to his vacations in Florida.
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters; Mildred Corkery, Pauline Ellinger and Meriam Eisenhauer, five brothers; John, Richard and Bernard Ney, Earl Jr. and Lamar Gehres.
 
Surviving are one sister, Sandra Kimmel and her husband Karl, Tremont; one brother, Clyde Ney and his wife Janice, Valley View. Numerous nieces and nephews.
 
Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 13, 2021 at 2:00 pm from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City.  Burial with military honors will be in the Donaldson Community Cemetery. Viewing will be from 1-2 at the chapel.   
 
In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to Zions Lutheran Church, c/o Frank Mohn, 19 E. Center Street, Donaldson, PA 17980.
 
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Services

Visitation
Monday
December 13, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dimon Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.
644 East Grand Avenue
Tower City, PA 17980

Funeral Service
Monday
December 13, 2021

2:00 PM
Dimon Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.
644 East Grand Avenue
Tower City, PA 17980

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