|Birth: ||Aug. 8, 1939|
|Death: ||May 19, 2013|
Following Obituary was published May 21, 2013 in the "Columbus (Nebraska) Telegram":
SCHUYLER -- Gaylord Gewecke, 73, of Schuyler, died at his home Sunday, May 19, 2013.
Memorial service will be held Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Kracl Funeral Chapel, with Jerry L. Kracl as speaker.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials in Gaylord's memory to the Schuyler Volunteer Fire Department.
Gaylord was born August 8, 1939, in Ohiowa, to Joseph and Clara (Most) Gewecke. The family moved to Schuyler and Gaylord graduated from Schuyler High School.
On September 3, 1960, he married Malva Jean Spitz in Columbus. They lived in Schuyler and Gaylord worked as an electrician and later as a janitor at the high school. He loved softball, umpiring, golf and bowling. He was a member of the Schuyler Eagles and was past president of both the Schuyler and State Chapters. Gaylord was a member of the Schuyler Volunteer Fire Department for over 40 years and was always a very active member. He served as Secretary of the Department for many years and was currently the Safety Officer.
Gaylord is survived by his son, Kevin (Lora) Gewecke, of Schuyler; daughter, Kimberly (Dan) Paczosa, of Duncan; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; one sister, Melva Kluck, of Schuyler; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Malva Jean, in 2004; and two brothers, Wes and Marvin Gewecke.
Committal will be at a later date.
Kracl Funeral Chapel, in Schuyler, is in charge of these arrangements.
Malva Jean Gewecke (1943 - 2004)
Created by: Ruth Ellen Bartels
Record added: Oct 18, 2013
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