News: Funeral arrangements for beloved pastor

June 30, 2021

Father Dan Gehler
Funeral arrangements for Father Dan Gehler, who died on June 30, are as follows:

Wednesday July 14

4 pm Visitation at St. Joseph Church in Earling

7 pm Vigil Service at St. Joseph Church in Earling

Thursday July 15

11 am Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Church in Earling

Immediately following the Mass a luncheon will be served.

Friday July 16

TBD: burial of cremains in Mason City, Iowa.

Father Dan Gehler served three parishes in Shelby County: St Joseph in Earling; St. Peter in Defiance; and St. Michael in Harlan.

Eternal rest grant unto Father Dan Gehler, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul rest in peace. Amen.