Norbert L. Mehringer, 81, Jasper

Norb MehringerNorbert L. Mehringer, 81, of Jasper, Indiana, died Thursday (June 2) at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. He was born in Ireland June 26, 1934, to Karl and Hilda (Hohler) Mehringer. He married Ruth Burger June 16, 1959, at Precious Blood Catholic Church.

Norb was a U.S. Army veteran. He retired from Kimball International after 15+ years of service and worked for Holiday Liquors for many years. He was a member of Precious Blood Church and was a former Grand Knight with the Jasper Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed watching Indiana University basketball, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Syracuse Orange, and spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth A. Mehringer; two daughters, Dian “Dee Dee” Kilian, Jasper, and Susie Mehringer, Syracuse, New York; two sons, Mark Mehringer and girlfriend Chrissy Byrd, Jasper, and Shaun Mehringer and wife Joyce, Celestine; three grandchildren, Shelby, Eli, and Wyatt Mehringer; two sisters, Frances Stamm and husband John, Jasper, and Helen Giesler and husband Ed, Ireland; and one brother, Eugene Mehringer and wife Dianne, Ireland.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one son-in-law, Gary Kilian, and one sister, Rosemarye Elmore.

Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Monday at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. Memorial contributions may be made to Precious Blood Church or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at Funeral services at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Precious Blood Church with burial following in Fairview Cemetery. Jasper VFW will perform military graveside rites.


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