Col. Gary Frank Herchenroeder
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Col. Gary Frank Herchenroeder was born on September 30, 1963 in St. Louis, Missouri. He entered into rest on October 17, 2012 in Branson, Missouri at the age of 49 years.
Col. Herchenroeder was retired from the United States Army and the National Guard. He was currently teaching the fivefold mission of the college in the patriotic education curriculum.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Jeanne (Mertz) Herchenroeder.
Gary is survived by his wife Lisa Herchenroeder of Branson; sons, Karl Herchenroeder of Rogersville, AR and Andrew Herchenroeder of Branson; daughter Kimberley Cox and husband Isaac of Branson; step-daughter Elli Chase of Branson; his father, Richard Herchenroeder of Springfield; brother, Rick Herchenroeder and wife Nancy of Springfield; sisters, Debra Herren and husband Gregory and Sandra Basta and husband Bill all of Springfield.
Visitation will be Friday, October 19 from 5:00 to 8:00 P. M. at Williams Memorial Chapel on the College of the Ozarks Campus. Funeral services will be Saturday, October 20 at 2:00 P. M. in the Keeter Gymnasium on the C of O Campus. Burial with full military honors will be in Ozarks Memorial Park Cemetery, Branson under the direction of Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home. Memorials in Col. Gary Herchenroeder's honor can be made c/o Ozark Mountain Bank, 710 Birch St., Hollister, MO 65672.
Published in the News-Leader on Oct. 19, 2012