George Fehrenbacher


George Fehrenbacher

George Fehrenbacher

George H. Fehrenbacher, 86, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital.
Mr. Fehrenbacher had been employed at Deig Brothers Construction as a truck driver and a member of the Teamsters Union until his retirement in 1989. He was also a lifelong farmer and a member of St. Wendel Catholic Church.
George was a lifelong St. Louis Cardinal baseball and Haubstadt Raceway fan.
He is survived by four daughters, Judy (Fred) Gries, Doris ‘Bic’ (Ronnie) Duncan, both of Evansville, Karla (Jeff) Tieken and Carol (Kevin) Wilzbacher, both of Haubstadt and two sons, Wayne (Diane) and George L. Fehrenbacher, both of Evansville. Also surviving are thirteen grandchildren, Tony (Jessica), Craig (Kelly), Keith (Beth), Jeremy (Erin) and George Wesley Fehrenbacher, Jennifer (Brian) Rogge, Stephanie (Tommy) Brown, Kimberly Flener, Dustin, McKenzie and Tanner Wilzbacher and Jacob and Josh Tieken and fifteen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Mary Lou (Mayer) Fehrenbacher, his parents, Mary (Hoefling) and George J. Fehrenbacher, his sister, Viola Martin, two brothers, Jerome and Leo Fehrenbacher and a grandson, Brandon Duncan.
Funeral services began at 10 a.m., Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at St. Wendel Catholic Church, Rev. Ed Schnur officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Friends visited with the family from 2 until 8 p.m., Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Pierre Funeral Home, 2601 W. Franklin Street where St. Wendel Parish conducted a memorial service at 4 p.m.
Friends also visited with the family from 9:30 a.m. until service time Wednesday at St. Wendel Catholic Church.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Wendel Catholic Church.
Condolences may be left online at www.pierrefuneralhome.com.

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