Neal Thomas Gremminger, 69


Neal Thomas Gremminger, 69, passed away Thursday, May 27, 2010, at his residence.

Neal was born Nov. 18, 1940, to Leo and Esther Beyer Gremminger in Campbellsport. He was united in marriage to Patricia Nehrbass on Nov. 16, 1963, in Campbellsport. Neal served in the Army in Columbus, Ga., and after discharge they made their home in Oshkosh until 1979, when they relocated to Grapevine, Texas.

Survivors include his wife, Pat Gremminger; daughter, Sherry (Kevin) Childress of Argyle; son, Mark (Julie) Gremminger of Keller, Texas; grandchildren, Taylor Childress and Abigail Gremminger; sisters, Georgia (Duane) Petersen of Campbellsport and Nancy Carr, of Salem, N.H.; brother, John (Nancy) Gremminger of West Bend; and faithful caregivers, Kathy Leahy, Michelle and Anna of Vitas.

Neal was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends will gather 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Directors, 523 S. Main St., Grapevine, Texas. Interment will be at a later date in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials to GRACE, 610 Shady Brook Drive, Grapevine, Texas 76051, or a charity of choice.