Rev. Victor John Gehlhausen, Sr., age 89 of Stanford, passed away Sunday, January 1, 2017 at his residence. Born Monday, December 19, 1927 in St. Anthony, Indiana, he was the son of the late Louis Anthony & Rose Pauleen Stetter Gehlhausen. Victor was a self-employed house builder for many years and a member of Calvary Hill Baptist Church.
Victor leaves behind to mourn his passing one son, Victor John Gehlhausen Jr. (Melinda) of Manchester and three daughters, Carolyn Louise Coffee(Gary), Martha Sue Gehlhausen both of Stanford, and Jacqueline Lee Gibson (Mike) of Hustonville; 13 Grandchildren, 21 Great Grandchildren, and 6 Great Great Grandchildren.
Victor was preceded in death by his loving wife, Sue Ella Badgett Gehlhausen, a daughter Monica Ester Whited (Dewayne), two brothers, Clarence Lee Gehlhausen and Walter William Gehlhausen.
A Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 PM Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Fox & Friend Funeral Home with Bro. David Fralix and Bro. Brad King officiating the service. Burial will follow in Danville Memorial Gardens with Military Honors performed by Caswell-Saufley Post # 18 of the American Legion. Shane Coffey, John Whited, Matthew Coffey, Josh Whited, Devin Middleton, and Shon Gehlhausen will serve as active Pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers will be Rush Lanigan, Ryan Douglas, C J Gehlhausen, Gary Coffey, Dewayne Whited, Mike Gibson, Chris Lanigan, Anthony Middleton, Buck Rogers, and Jarrod Brown.
The visitation will be held 5-9:00 PM Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at the Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions suggested to Gideon Bibles.
Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Fox Funeral Home
Thursday, January 5th, 2017 12:00pm, Fox Funeral Home
Danville Memorial Gardens