May 24, 1934 - June 10, 2011
LCDR. Kenneth E. Gohr of Saginaw passed away on Friday, June 10, 2011 at North Hills Hospital at the age of 77 years old. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Peggy; sisters, Ruth Barnes (Rick), Marilyn Bennett (Denes); daughters, Deb Shapiro (Michael), Lisa Schober, Lori Bridgeman (Marc) and Lisa Foster (Jason); grandchildren, Tom Schober, Hannah and Kiah Shapiro, Mykole, Jeremy and Marcus Bridgeman, and Katie and Ryan Foster and numerous nieces and nephews. He was a 1956 graduate of Carthage College. Ken served 20 years in the United States Navy and was a pastor with ELCA Lutheran Church. He also served as a chaplain in Vietnam. He was an active member of St. Andrew Lutheran Church of Hurst serving in the choir and as a liturgist. Ken spent his entire life selflessly serving others. He was loved by many and will be missed by all. His cremains will be buried at Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, California. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.
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