Lonnie Robert Ehlers, 66, of Rosebud, Mo., departed this life on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in Washington.
He was born on Oct. 19, 1953, to Robert and Millicent (Fisher) Ehlers in Washington.
Lonnie was a member of Boeuff Presbyterian Church in Gerald. He enjoyed fishing, riding his Harley Davidson and spending time with family.
He was preceded in death by his parent, Robert and Millicent Ehlers.
He is survived by his brother, Miles Ehlers of Gerald; sister, Marsha Benz and husband Mark of Hermann; nieces, Crystal Valley and husband Jeff of Leslie and Jennifer Preiss and life partner Megan of New Bloomfield; step-nieces, Cassandra Benz and significant other Jon of St. Clair and Miranda Benz of Washington; step-nephew, Josh Benz and wife Lexi of Bridgeton; great-nephews, Cole, Seth and Trey Valley of Leslie; great-nieces, Summit and Reddik Priess of New Bloomfield, Aunt Lavada Schulte of Sullivan; Uncle Waldo Ehlers of Washington; and other cousins and friends.
Visitation will be on Monday, June 8 from 1-3 p.m. at Boeuff Presbyterian Church in Gerald.
Memorial services will follow at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Ron
Visitation and service are open to the public. However, while in the church please practice social distancing and refrain from hugging or handshaking. Masks are suggested but not mandatory. Thanks for your cooperation.