The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 26, 2013

Arnold W. Gerken

Published 1-26-13

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Funeral for Arnold Gerken, 90, of Fairmont, will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at Zion Lutheran Church, Fairmont. Burial in Zion Lutheran Cemetery.

Visitation with family 6-7 p.m. Sunday at Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home. The casket will not be open at the church.

Arnold was born Aug. 8, 1922, in Fairmont to Peter and Emma Frickenschmidt Gerken and died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.

He married Adelee Meier Sept. 8, 1942, in Enid. She died Jan. 31, 2007.

Surviving are daughter, Dian Stringer; son, Dennis Gerken; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and sister, Lucille McShane.

Preceded by two sisters.

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