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Gerald Eugene Gaulke

Sanger, Texas

Sep 17, 1944 – Jul 20, 2020 (Age 75)


September 17, 1944
July 20, 2020
Sanger, Texas


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Coker Funeral Home - Sanger Obituary

          Gerald Eugene Gaulke, 75, passed away at his home in Sanger on July 20, 2020. The son of Marie K. (Lentz) and Walter B. Gaulke, he was born on September 17, 1944, in Brookfield, WI.

          On June 1, 1974, he married Jonnie Louise Stork in Austin, Texas. Gerald served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War, received two bachelor’s degrees, was an Electrical Engineer for over 45 years, and a member of Toastmasters International.

          Gerald was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Jonnie; and daughter, Gail Elaine Gaulke. Remaining to cherish his memory are three daughters, Kay Hill of Sanger, Lisa Russell of Denison, and Cara Fuller of Sanger; two brothers Ronny Gaulke of Sussex, WI, and James Gaulke of Haines City, FL; and one grand-daughter, Maddie Fuller of Sanger.

          Due to COVID-19, the family has decided to hold a memorial service at such a time when Gerald’s life can be honored. Online condolences may be made to

          In lieu of flowers, the family requests for memorial contributions to be sent to Lewisville Special Olympics, 2080 Stillwater Place, Lewisville, TX 75067.

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Our Hearts and prayers go out to Jerry's family and friends. We sure enjoyed working together on Toastmasters projects Events in Oklahoma. Jerry and his stories will be missed. God Bless. Doug and Paula

Jerry brought a lot of joy to his Toastmasters family. He will be greatly missed and never forgotten. Please accept our deepest condolences for your family.

Please accept my deepest condolences for your family's loss.

So sorry for your loss. Have many good memories of our times with Your parents & Gail. May you be blessed with all good memories.
John Janet Chris