Earl E. “Hess” Gehres, Jr.

Earl E. “Hess” Gehres, Jr., 83, of Donaldson, the husband of the Rev. Nancy A. Gehres, passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2017.  A U.S. Army veteran, he was a retired nursing assistant who served at the Lebanon Veterans Administration Medical Center for 34 years.

Surviving Gehres are his wife and two sons—John Gehres and his wife Kelita; and Thomas Gehres and his wife, Tanya—plus five grandchildren.

He was memorialized June 1 at the Dimon Funeral Home. His obituary can be read at www.dimonfuneralhome.com/notices/Earl-Gehres.

Condolences may be sent to the Rev. Nancy Gehres at 301 E. Center St. Donaldson, PA 17981. She retired in 2016 and continues to serve Llewellyn UMC. Previously, she served the following appointments:

  • Cressona UMC
  • Cumbola UMC
  • Minersville UMC
  • Llewellyn UMC