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Gary L Behnke

Birth
New London, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 18 Nov 2009 (aged 62)
Waupaca, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Manawa, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 44677751 · View Source
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Gary, age 62, of Waupaca, passed away Wednesday at Crystal River Nursing and Rehab Center. Gary was born the son of Leonard W. & Darlyne (Tyrrell) Behnke. Gary served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was awarded the Army Commendation Medal for meritorious service against a hostile force in the Republic of Vietnam during a period of March 1968 to October 1968. On March 9, 1968, Gary married Marlene Maier in Madison. He is a member of St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church. Gary is survived by his wife, Marlene Behnke of Waupaca; his children, Tom (Ameleah) Behnke of New Lenox, IL, and Sally (Kyle Kenney) Behnke of Ogdensburg, WI; his five grandchildren, April, Sam, Luke, Sarah and Ben; his sister, Gail (Jerome) Stephany of Lomira; and sister-in-law, Betty (Glenn) Fedkenheuer of Sun Prairie, WI. The Funeral Mass was held at Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church, between Plover and Waupaca, with Father Daniel Farley officiating. Military Graveside Services were held at Little Wolf Cemetery.


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  • Created by: Kathy (Weller) Medick
  • Added: 22 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44677751
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gary L Behnke (29 Mar 1947–18 Nov 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44677751, citing Little Wolf Cemetery, Manawa, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Kathy (Weller) Medick (contributor 46877710) .