Alfred Gebhardt, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Thursday, August 14, 2014, in his 81st year.

Born in Carrick Township on August 27, 1933, son of the late Edgar and Gladys (nee Hornby) Gebhardt.  Alfred work at New Life Mills as a truck driver until his retirement.

Survived by wife Elaine (nee Gerber) Gebhardt, sons Lyle (Debbie) Gebhardt of Hanover, Bryon (Kathy) Gebhardt of Listowel and Ronald Gebhardt of Walkerton, grandchildren Amanda Gebhardt (Andrew Fairfull),  Amber (Ryan) Sayer, Lee Gebhardt and Lindsay Gebhardt and greatgranddaughter Lexi Gebhardt.  Also survived by three sisters in law.  Predeceased by his brothers Dan, Norman, Albert, Henry and Louis Gebhardt and sisters Edna Roth and Florence Hopf.

Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 11:00 am, at St. Matthew’s Ev. Lutheran Church (356 9th Street, Hanover). Rev. John Polacok officiating. Interment in Hanover Cemetery.

Memorial donations to St. Matthew’s Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover or Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.   Register book available at

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