Gordon Gerber, 94, of Hermann, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Mercy Hospital, Washington, Missouri.
Mr. Gerber was born in Cherryvale, Kansas on February 14, 1921, the son of the late Gustave and Mercy (Blake) Gerber.
Gordon was married to Virginia (Jackisch) Gerber on November 1, 1945 at Brentwood, Missouri. Virginia passed away on April 30, 2001. Gordon then later married Betty (Hagedorn) Gosen-Gerber. He and Betty were married on July 27, 2002. Betty survives at the home.
Gordon proudly served in the U.S. Marines from 1941 to 1945 during WWII. He was awarded a Purple Heart Medal for wounds received in Saipan, Marianas Islands and held rank as a Sergeant when discharged.