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32814 Utica Road
Fraser, MI 48026
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Richard O.

April 5, 1934 – August 18, 2018

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Obituary for Richard O. Gehle

Richard Otto Gehle, resident of Macomb, died peacefully in his home surrounded by the love of his family on August 18, 2018. He was 84 years of age.

Richard was born on April 5, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, son of the late Henry and Elsie (Much) Gehle. He was united in marriage to his beloved wife, Betty Ruth, on June 21, 1958 in St. Thomas Lutheran Church of Detroit. The couple was blessed with three children of whom he loved and cherished. Richard had a successful career as an Electrician and was a member of Local 58 (IBEW) for over 35 years, retiring in 1997. Richard, alongside his wife, enjoyed their vacation home in Lexington; where they made many unforgettable memories with family and friends. He enjoyed his model trains and always looked forward to tending to his home and yard. Richard was always on the go and was always helpful to everyone. He was a strong-willed man, a family man who made sure that his family was well loved and provided for. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather and friend who will be greatly missed.

Richard is the loving husband of 60 years to Betty; dearest father of Gary (Linda Counts) Gehle, Sharon (Duane) Rieck and Brian (Lynn) Gehle; chersished grandfather of Alan (Nichol) Gehle, Matthew (Amy) Rieck, Keven (Kellie Smith) Gehle, Nicole (Brent Kearns) Rieck, Jacklyn (Ryan) Newberger, Angeline (Kyle) Eaton, David (Nicki) Gehle, Suzanne (Richard) Harrington, Alexandra (Isaac) Shigley and LeeAnn (Jesse) Nanny; beloved great grandfather of Kaila Avery, Aiden Cousino, Claire Shigley and Lily Rieck; and dear brother of Barbara, Esther and the late Loretta.

Visitation will be held at Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Road, Fraser, Wednesday from 2pm - 8pm. A funeral will be celebrated at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Sterling Heights at 11am with additional visitation starting at 10:30am. Share memories at

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When Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018 2:00pm - 8:00pm
Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home
32814 Utica Road
Fraser, Michigan
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Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 11:00am
St. Paul Lutheran Church
42681 Hayes Road
Sterling Heights, MI
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Additional visitation from 10:30am - 11am