Warren F. Gehrke, age 92, of Woodruff, passed away Saturday, April 19, at his home.
He was born on March 16, 1922, in Wausau, the son of Ferdinand and Myra (nee Olson) Gehrke Sr.
Warren was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Mildred, and sister, Verna Goode. He is survived by his wife, Elaine; brothers, Ferd Gehrke Jr. of Woodruff and Lyle (Marilyn) Gehrke of Woodruff; brother-in-law, Bill Goode Sr. of Woodruff; step-grandchildren, Diane (Jim) Barrette of Hobart, Sue Anthony of Green Bay, Dan Anthony of Clearwater, Fla., Sheryl Anthony of Seymour, Jackie (Mark) Burkel of Suamico, Joe (Renee) Anthony of Green Bay, Laura (Scott) Schultz of Black Creek, Sarah (Mike) Salter of Black Creek and Tom (Dawn) Anthony of Suamico; many step- grandchildren and great grandchildren; niece, Kathryn Ryden of Hazelhurst and nephews, Lyle Richard Gehrke of Manitowish Waters and Randy, Bill Jr. and Ferd Goode of Arbor Vitae.
Visitation is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, at Bolger Funeral Home Woodruff Chapel, with a Funeral Service at 1 p.m. Military Honors will be followed by interment at Forest Garden Memorial Cemetery in Woodruff.
Bolger Funeral and Cremation Services of Minocqua and Woodruff is assisting the family, 715-356-3200 or visit www.bolgerfuneral.com for more information.