THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Richard E. Kehler
Issue Date: August 6, 2014
Richard E. Dick Fuzzy Kehler, 77, of Green Bay, passed away Thursday, July 31.
Born May 10, 1937 in Green Bay, to Emil and Alice (Goulder) Kehler, he worked in tree-trimming and then became a truck driver and delivery man. A handyman, he helped people with various jobs and cutting grass.
He never retired and continued to help others up to a year ago. He was social and enjoyed being with friends.
Survivors include his children and spouses, Tina and Jeff Scray, Oconto, Richard and Arlene King, Fayetteville, N.C., Deborah and Brian Peters, Duncannon, Pa., Pamela and Eric Gorman, Hummelstown, Pa. and Deanna and Steven Serlin, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a special friend, Scott Kleczka, who was like a son to him; numerous friends and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister and brother-in-law, Jeanette and Elroy Phillips, Sr. and a brother and sister-in-law, Paul and Marlene Kehler.
Friends called at Blaney Funeral Home, Green Bay from 3 p.m. until time of a funeral service at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 4, with Rev. Heather Bogacz officiating. A memorial fund has been established.