Mr. Danny W. Gerhardt of Campbellsville was born on September 13, 1942 in Walhalla, North Dakota to the late Phillip and Jean (Kuhn) Gerhardt. He departed this life on Monday, April 4, 2022 at the Taylor Regional Hospital after an illness. He was 79 years of age. Mr. Gerhardt had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force, a Mason, a member of the Knights of Columbus, the American Legion, a past member of the North Dakota House of Representatives, and a member of the North Dakota Association of the Blind. A welder by trade, a husband and father by desire, he also enjoyed making homemade sausage with his family, pheasant hunting, fishing, and watching motorcycle races having raced for many years himself.
Mr. Gerhardt leaves to cherish his memory:
His wife of almost 56 years: Sheryl Gerhardt of Campbellsville, whom he was united in marriage with on May 22, 1966,
Three children: Jean Marie Moor and husband Cory of North Dakota, Danny Gerhardt and wife Tracey of North Dakota, and David Gerhardt and wife Robin of Campbellsville,
Two siblings: Linda Hamilton of Minnesota, and Bill Marti of North Dakota,
Eleven grandchildren: Miranda (Matt) Fylling, McKenzie (Kayla) Moor – Kain, Mariah (Tanner) Hronek, Jayce Moor, Taylor Gerhardt, Jake Gerhardt, Ethan Gerhardt, Ashley Gerhardt, Christa Gerhardt, Daniel Gerhardt,
And a host of other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by Larry Gerhardt (Brother) and Jaron Moor (Grandson).
At the request of Mr. Gerhardt, a Masonic service will commence at 4:00 PM on Sunday, April 10, 2022 in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. A memorial service, officiated by Bro. David Gerhardt, will commence approximately 10 minutes after the conclusion of the Masonic service.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday after 3:30 until time for the service.