Irvin L. Gerber LEBANON Irvin L. Gerber, 81, died on Saturday, August 24, 2013, at his home. He was born on Saturday, April 2, 1932, to the late Elwood K. Gerber and Evelyn Gerber nee Kuhn in Mount Joy. He was a member of Open Door Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Marine Corps, having served in the Korean Conflict, and attended East Donegal High School, graduated from Bob Jones University, and Ohio University. He taught full-time for 44 years, was a principal for 38 years and a substitute teacher. Irvin was a soccer coach for Lebanon Christian Academy, enjoyed writing stories, fishing, hunting, and wood working. He was devoted to his wife and family. Surviving are wife, Nancy M. Gerber nee Bryant of Lebanon; children, Wayne S., spouse of Teri Gerber of Huron, Ohio, Dennis I., spouse of Cheryl Gerber of Macon, Ga., Gregory A. Gerber of Cincinnati, Ohio, Tina L., spouse of Paul Beiler of Fredericksburg, Terry L., spouse of Ray Albertson of South Mills, N.C., and Samuel E., spouse of Susan Gerber of Hertford, N.C.; 17 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Christian Gerber of Lancaster and Charles Gerber of Millersville; and sister, Betty Woods of Lancaster. Visitation will be on Tuesday, August 27, 2013, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Open Door Baptist Church, 875 Academy Drive, Lebanon. Funeral services will be on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, with full military honors following the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Lebanon Christian Academy, 875 Academy Drive, Lebanon, PA 17042. Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family with the arrangements. www.christmansfuneralhome.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Aug. 25, 2013