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Helen M. (Gerk) Gesch

September 12, 1923 ~ April 27, 2022 (age 98)

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Obituary

Helen Gesch died on April 27, 2022.

Helen was the first child born to Walter and Madlain (Rommelfaenger) Gerk on 9/12/23.  Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband Eugene of 70 years, a sister Ruth Geibel and brothers Jerome and Donald Gerk, and a special aunt, Loretta Abromaitis.  Helen attended area schools and graduated from Central High in 1942. In 1944 she married Eugene K. Gesch. Helen was a homemaker and a stay-at-home mom.  She is survived by their three children, Marjorie (Jack) Sisk of California, William (Shirley) Gesch of Georgia, Julie (Brad) Anderson of Oregon, four grandchildren, four great grandchildren, sister Georgine Zavrl, and sister-in-law Gloria Gerk, both of Sheboygan.  Helen was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church. 

A Memorial Service for Helen will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at St. Mark Church, 1019 N 7th St. in Sheboygan.  The family will greet visitors on Saturday at the church from 1:00 PM until the time of the service.  For those who would like to attend Helen's service virtually can do so on her obituary page on the funeral home website. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Sharon S. Richardson Hospice.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
May 7, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
St. Mark Lutheran Church
1019 N. 7th St
Sheboygan, WI 53081

Memorial Service
Saturday
May 7, 2022

2:00 PM
St. Mark Lutheran Church
1019 N. 7th St
Sheboygan, WI 53081
 

Video is available for this event



Donations

Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice
W2850 WI-28, Sheboygan Falls WI 53085
Tel: 1-920-467-1800
Web: https://ssrhospicehome.org/online-donation/

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