Service Schedule...

William "Bill" Sanford Gehner

Date: Tues., Sept. 11, 2018
Time: 9 to 11 a.m.

Visitation Location:
Immanuel Lutheran Church

Date: Tues., Sept. 11, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m.

Service Location:
Immanuel Lutheran Church, Rosebud, Missouri

Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery

Memorials may be given to Rosebud Lutheran Church or Gasconade County Thresher's Assn.

William “Bill” Sanford Gehner of Rosebud passed away Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Washington, MO. He had reached the age of 78 years, six months, and 20 days.

He was born in East St. Louis, IL on February 17, 1940 a son of the late Franz W. and Edith (Cortner) Gehner.

He was united in marriage to Lila Foster on June 6, 1964 in Columbia, MO.

He was an engineer for John Deere Corporate Headquarters in Moline, IL . He was a member of the Gasconade County Thresher's Association. He enjoyed driving as a substitute school bus driver for Gasconade County R-2 Schools for several years after moving back from Moline. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Rosebud.

He is survived by his wife, Lila Gehner; one son, Gerrick Gehner and wife Lan of Morton, IL; one daughter, Melissa Bednarz and husband Mike of Chicago, IL; two brothers, Robert and wife Dona of Rosebud, Richard and wife Gloria of Wentzville, MO; and two grandchildren, Matthew and Michelle Gehner.