Gerhard (Gary) Lokre
LAKE CRYSTAL — A memorial service and interment for Gerhard Edwin (Gary) Lokre will be held at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church (Butternut), Lake Crystal, on June 24, 2017. Visitation is at 9:30 a.m., memorial service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m., after which the burial will take place at the Butternut Valley Cemetery with military honors.
Gerhard Edwin (Gary) Lokre died Feb. 4, 2017 in Edinburg, Texas.
He was born Nov. 6, 1929 on the family farm near Madelia to Gregor and Eldri (Glimsdall) Lokre.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953 during the Koreean War.
He is survived by his wife, Doris, of Marshfield, Wis.; a daughter, Julie Murphy of Madison, Wis.; a son Jeffrey Lokre of Chili, Wis.; five grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; and a sister, Arlene Petrauskas of Santa Barbara, Calif.