Obituaries 2019
Plainview Chapel
57 3rd Street SW
Plainview, MN 55964
507-534-2003
Eyota Chapel
115 South Ave.
Eyota, MN 55934
507-545-2020
David Paul Gergen, 70 of Dover passed away on Decmeber 16, 2019 at his
home. David was born in Hastings, MN on March 1, 1949 to Alois and Marian
Gergen. He graduated from Randolph High School and attended Winona State
University for two years. He enlisted in the US Army and served at Ft. Richardson
in Alaska for two years during the Vietnam era.
On March 21, 1976 he married Julie Brage in Cannon Falls, MN. He was
employed at IBM – Rochester and with the US Postal Service for more than 20
years. He was a member of the Eyota American Legion and Rochester Eagles
Club. He enjoyed beating anyone who was willing to play him in cards, doing
crossword puzzles and spending quality time with his family.
David is survived by his wife Julie of Dover, daughter Ellen (Brian) Wedewer, son
Lincoln (Melissa) Gergen and three precious granddaughters Elyse Wedewer
and Vivian and Greta Gergen who thought he was pretty special.
Also surviving him is sister Mary Marko, brothers Wayne (Lynda) Gergen and
Glenn Gergen along with countless nieces and nephews.
There will be a visition at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Eyota on Thursday,
December 19 from 9:30-11am with funeral service immediately following. Burial
will be at a later date at Evergreen Cemetery in Dover.
Memorials will be donated to a charity special to David.
Schad & Zabel Funeral Home, Eyota, is in charge of arrangements.
Schadandzabelfunerealhomes.com