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Jerry McAuliffe Sehler Obituary

Jerry McAuliffe Sehler


A memorial service for Jerry McAuliffe Sehler, 79, will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at 10 a.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church on Danville Rd. with the Rec. Dr. Mell Strain officiating. Mr. Sehler, who passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2012, at Veterans Administration Hospital in Birmingham, was born February 28, 1933. He is survived by his wife, Nair Sehler; children, Terry Sehler of Smyrna, GA, Margareth Sehler Freeman of Hartselle, Julie Sehler of Birmingham and Kurt Sehler of Naples, FL; stepson, William Oosterga of Friday Harbor, WA; and four grandchildren.

Mr. Sehler was a decorated Korean War veteran and a member of the local American Legion Post 15. He earned a degree in aerospace engineering from Lamar University, Texas, and worked extensively in the aviation industry throughout his career. Graveside services will be held at The Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo, following the Memorial service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Morgan County Humane Society.

This obituary was originally published in the Decatur Daily.
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Published online on December 7, 2012 courtesy of Decatur Daily.

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