Harry R. Goerges
Harry R. Goerges, 70 of Newburgh, Ind.. passed away at 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at his home.
Harry was born February 23, 1943 in Evansville. He was the son of Gilbert and Alma Mae (Pearcy) Goerges. Harry was a graduate of Reitz High School. He was a veteran of the United States Army
serving during the Vietnam War
. Harry retired from the National Guard after 33 years. He then worked for TCI Manufacturing.
He is survived by daughter, Penny Cotton and husband Steve of Newburgh, IN, son, Harry E. Goerges of Evansville, sister, Roberta Goerges of Ballwin, MO, brothers, Bill Higgs of Evansville, Gary Goerges of Union, MO and Robert Goerges of Valaridge, MO and granddaughter, Candace Cotton.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Goerges.
Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel, located at 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville with Chaplain Randy Bechtel officiating. Burial will be in Bates Hill Cemetery, Yankeetown, Ind.
Friends may call from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m., Friday, June 21, 2013 at Boone Funeral Home - East Chapel and again from 9 a.m. until time of service at 10 a.m., Saturday.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions for Harry R. Goerges may be made to Gentiva Hospice, 323 Metro Ave., Evansville, IN 47715.
Condolences may be made to the family online at boonefuneralhome.net