Henry E. Gehring, Jr., 87, died Friday, January 5, 2018 at home with his son by his side. The son of the late Olga (Huzli) and Henry E. Gehring Sr., Henry was born September 20, 1930 in Louisville, Kentucky. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a retired cigar sales representative. Henry was an avid horse racing fan and loved polka music. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Goldie Cromwell "Tootsie" Gehring.
Survivors include his son, Matthew A. Gehring (Craig); sister, Joan Seewer; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 9 a.m. Wednesday at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana. His funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Kraft Charlestown Road Chapel with private burial to follow in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.
Online condolences may be made to www.kraftfs.com.
Published on January 5, 2018