Dolores M. Gerhardt

DOLORES M. GERHARDT age 93 of Jefferson entered eternal life on December 16, 2019.  She was born on January 6, 1926 in Jefferson to Alvin and Anita (Beilke) Stephan. 


Dolores married Robert Gerhardt on October 12, 1946.  She was employed at Stoppenbach Sausage Company for many years.  Dolores and Robert enjoyed many years of traveling, camping throughout the United States, and also going to Australia.  She was a member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Jefferson and the Women’s group at the church. 


She is survived by her husband Robert Gerhardt of Jefferson, Sons; Stephan “Steve” Gerhardt of Winnetka, CA and Randy Gerhardt of Jefferson, Daughter Roberta (Greg) Rue of Jefferson. 9 grandchildren; Erin (Rob) Juster, Stephan Gerhardt, Morgan Gerhardt, Wendy (Cory) Kopischke, Ethan Gerhardt, Laura Gerhardt, David (Diane) Rue, Michael (Carrie) Rue, Paul (Melanie) Rue and 9 Great grandchildren and 1 great great-grandchild on the way.  She is preceded in death by her parents.


Funeral services will be held at 11:30 on Friday December 20, 2019 at St. Mark’s Lutheran church in Jefferson.  Burial will follow in the Greenwood cemetery.  Visitation will take place at the church from 10:30a.m. until the time of the service at 11:30.


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