Richard L. “Dick” Gehring, 88, of Dyersville, passed away Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021 at River Bend Assisted Living Center, Cascade.
Family and friends gathered at Kramer Funeral Home, Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021 at 1 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial was held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021 at St. Francis Xavier Basilica in Dyersville, with burial in St. Francis Cemetery. Rev. Dennis Quint officiated.
Dick was born July 12, 1933 in Kenosha, Wis., the son of John and Anna (Azer) Gehring. He married Diane M. Kasparek in June of 1964.
Dick attended the University of Wisconsin, Marquette and Northwestern Universities and held an Iowa CPA certificate. He worked in public and private accounting and was an adjunct instructor of accounting for many years at Quad City colleges. Dick was a member of St. Francis parish in Dyersville.
Survivors include his wife, Diane; children: Steven (Birdie) Gehring of Palmer, Ark., Susan (Carl) Magnussen of Belgrade, Mont.; grandchildren: Dave, Joey, Megan Gehring and Colton Magnussen
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother and sister.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.
Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville is assisting the family and information is available at www.kramerfuneral.com. Online condolences and memorials may be sent to Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW, Dyersville, IA 52040.