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Wallace A Gebhardt
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Obituary for Wallace A Gebhardt

Wallace A. “Wally” Gebhardt, 86, Logansport, passed away at 10:10 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018, in his home surrounded by his family.

Born September 12, 1931, in Turner, Montana, he was the son of the late Carl Richard and Katherin “Katie” (Braunstadter) Gebhardt.

On October 20, 1957, in the Mexico Baptist Church, he was married to Betty (Burton) Gebhardt, who survives.

Wally served in the U.S. Navy as an X-Ray Technician during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion Post 60.

He was a graduate of the Acme School of Engineering in Chicago.

After 33 years, Wally retired from Federal Mogul where he had worked as a manufacturing engineer. He enjoyed work and the many friends he made there.

Wally attended the Mexico Baptist Church. He was skilled in woodworking and loved tinkering and building things in his shop. Wally was full of knowledge and loved helping others. He loved his family and enjoyed every moment with them.

Surviving with Betty, his wife of nearly 61 years, are sons: Wally (Laurie), Steve (Karla), and Calvin (Toni), all of Logansport; one brother: Richard (Lil); Montana; grandchildren: Wally (Amanda), Aaron (Lindsay), Kim (Jimmy), Kyle (Brooke), Chad (Charmie), Scott (Alicia), Cameron and Jessi; and great-grandchildren: Izzy, Branston, Christopher, Lyla, Eli, Brielle, Jailynn, Daisy and Josie.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Dean and Walter; and a grandson, Edward Gene.

A Funeral Service celebrating the life of Wallace Gebhardt will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 22 in Fisher Funeral Chapel with Pastor Aaron Gross officiating.

Burial, with full Military Honors, will follow in Miami Baptist Cemetery.

Friends will be received from 4-8 p.m. Monday, May 21 in the funeral chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Father Flanigan’s Boy’s Home.

You may share condolences and view his video tribute at www.fisherfuneralchapel.com


Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

21

May

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services - Logansport

1801 Chase Road
Logansport, IN 46947

Service

Tuesday

22

May

11:00 AM
Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services - Logansport

1801 Chase Road
Logansport, IN 46947

Cemetery Details

Location

Miami Baptist Cemetery

66561 East County Road 100 North
Logansport, IN 46947


Memorial Contribution

Father Flanagan's Boy's Home

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