Richard C. Wehr, 72, Jasper

Richarrd WehrRichard C. Wehr, 72, of Jasper, died Wednesday (January 20) at his home. He was born in Huntingburg December 19, 1943, to William and Ethel (Faulkenburg) Wehr. He married Mary Ann Sander January 11, 1964, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ireland.

Richard retired from UPS in 1993 after 25 years of service. He was a 1961 graduate of Jasper High School and a member of St. Joseph
Catholic Church in Jasper. He was a Kentucky Colonel, and enjoyed golf, computers, and working in his yard.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann Wehr; two daughters, Christine Betz and husband Mike, Celestine, and Staci Roberts and husband Mark, Ireland; three grandchildren,
Lauren, Patrick, and Adrienne Betz; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, Joseph W. Wehr.

Friends may call from noon-6 p.m. Sunday at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper, Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Church or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at Funeral services at 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Church with burial following in Fairview Cemetery.

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