James Joseph Gehl
Age 75 years. Born to life May 22, 1945 in Milwaukee, son of John and Marion (nee Lilly) Gehl. Born to eternal life July 16, 2020 at his New Berlin home. Preceded in death by his wife of 39 years, Rosalie in 2005. Beloved father of Brenda Gehl, Denise (Robert) Grzona, Kenneth (Crystal) Gehl, Amy (Paul) Jelacic and Robert (Elizabeth) Gehl. Dear grandfather of Timothy Terry, Nicholas (Samantha) Terry, and Danielle Terry; Gabrielle Grzona; Jayden Olsen, Mason and Layla Gehl; Abigail (Ryan) Wilson, Alexander, Madeline and Clara Jelacic; and Matthew, Alexis and Eric Gehl. Loving great grandfather of Theodore Terry and Mason Gumieny. Brother of Dennis (Sharon) Gehl, Sharon (John) Zak and Wendy (John) Steffan. Further survived by other relatives and friends.
Visitation Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at St. Agnes Catholic Church 12801 West Fairmount Avenue, Butler, Wisconsin from 11:00 AM until the Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 Noon. Entombment following Mass at Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee.
In lieu of flowers, Memorials appreciated to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) of Southeastern Wisconsin, 3333 North Mayfair Road Suite 107, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53222.
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