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Information for William A. Gehr
4 June, 1886 14 November, 1963
From the Idaho Free Press
Saturday, 16 November, 1963
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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William A. Gehr

     William A. Gehr, 77, of Wilder, died Thursday at his home. He was born, June 4, 1886, in Indiana.
     He grew up in Indiana and moved to Washington state in 1906, where he settled in Coulee City. He married Anna Anderson Sept. 22, 1910, in Washington.
     They moved to North Idaho in 1921. In 1928 they moved to the Boise Valley and moved to Colorado for a short time, returning to Nyssa, Ore., in 1930. They lived in the Snake River Valley until 1943. They moved to Herlong, Calif., where they lived until 1945, when they moved to Wilder.
    At the time of his death he was police judge at Wilder.
   Surviving are his wife; two sons, William P., Eagle, and Robert E. Roseville, Calif.; three daughters, Mrs. Ed Rau, Quincy, Wash., Mrs. Robert W. Walker, Arvada, Colo., and Mrs. Donald Ginther, Minturn, Colo.; 12 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
    Services are pending at the Peckham-Dakan-Davis chapel.

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