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Gary Ehlers

Oct 05, 1949 - Dec 03, 2023


Gary Ehlers, 74, of Sheboygan, passed away at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice on December 3, 2023. Gary was born in Hartford, WI on October 5, 1949. He graduated from Mayville High School in 1967. Gary was united in marriage to Marne Stelter on August 29, 1987 in Marne’s parent’s beautiful, wooded backyard. He worked in agronomy as a pesticide applicator and other various outdoor positions. He loved his horses, nature, camping, fishing, hunting and gardening. He was a gifted artist and enjoyed vacationing along the Great Lakes. Above all, he loved his family and friends. He had a Big Heart and made sure his family and friends were Happy and shared in his outdoor activities. He loved Lake Michigan and enjoyed his retirement in Sheboygan. Gary will be dearly missed by everyone whose lives he touched.
Gary is survived by his wife of 36 years, Marne; sons, Eon (Crystal) Ehlers and Waylon (Jessica) Ehlers both of Reedsburg, WI; grandchildren, Brianna and Addie Ehlers, Skyler, Layla and Mason Ehlers; sister, Barbara Hennig of Wautoma; brother, Glen (Brenda) Ehlers of Mayville, WI.
Gary was preceded by his Dear son Cody Ehlers, parents Melvin and Jen Ehlers, and brother-in-law John Hennig.
A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 21, 2023 at Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 S. 12th St., Sheboygan, with Gary’s nephew, Pastor John Stelter, officiating. Family and friends may gather at the funeral home for a time of visitation from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 12:30 p.m.


Date: Thursday Dec 21, 2023
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]

Memorial Service

Date: Thursday Dec 21, 2023
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]



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Margie Falk Keuler

I was a classmate of Gary. I am sorry for your loss and send my condolences to the entire family.

Donovan and Helen Frank

Our most sincere and deepest sympathy to Gary's family. Such a loss of a wonderful life much too soon. We know he will be missed by many and rememberEd forever.