Gregor 'Crickets' L. Rohlinger
Nov. 27, 1932 — Feb. 18, 2019
Gregor “Crickets” L. Rohlinger, 86, of Kewaskum passed away peacefully
on Monday, Feb.
18, 2019. He was born on Nov. 27, 1932 to the late Leo and Johanna (nee
Hall) Rohlinger in Ashford. He grew up in Kewaskum and worked with his
dad delivering fuel for Sinclair Oil.
Gregor honorably served in the United States Army from 1953 until 1955.
On Oct.13, 1956, he was united in marriage to Beverly Sarauer at St.
Kilian Catholic Church. He worked at the Gehl Co. and then for the
village of Kewaskum for many years until he retired. Gregor was very
active in the community and a member of many organizations including
Holy Trinity Catholic Church, where he was an usher for over 50 years.
He was a fourth-degree member of the Knights of Columbus and belonged to
the Robert G. Romaine American Legion Post #384. He also served on the
Kewaskum Fire Department for over 25 years and was a past member of the
Kewaskum Sno-Chiefs and Hon-E-Kor golf course. He enjoyed many
activities, including golfing, bowling, horseshoes, playing sheepshead,
and visiting the casino, always coming home with an “empty” wallet.
Most of all Gregor loved spending time with his family. He will be missed
by all who knew him.
Those Gregor leaves behind to cherish his memory include his loving wife
of 62 years, Beverly Rohlinger; five children, Carol (Rick) Averill, Tom
(Marlene) Rohlinger, Kathy Rohlinger, Tim (Tammy) Rohlinger, and Kelly
(Kevin) Marquardt; 10 grandchildren, Cassie (Vince) Wilson, Matt
Rohlinger, Adam Rohlinger, Ryan (Christie) Rohlinger, Bria Rohlinger,
Hailey Rohlinger, Isaac Rohlinger, Mikaela Marquardt, Madelyn Marquardt,
and Jessica Daniel; seven great-grandchildren, Harper Rohlinger, Rocco
Rohlinger, Louie Rohlinger, Lola Rohlinger, Michael Daniel, Landon
Daniel, and Taylor Daniel; two sisters, Mary (Dave) Ours and Shirley
Sarauer; a brother, Norbert (special friend Jan) Rohlinger; a
sister-in-law, Beverly Sarauer; a brother-in-law, Don (Marlene) Sarauer;
many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Rita
(Bob) Renner; two brothers, Al (Janet) Rohlinger and an infant brother,
Joseph Rohlinger; three sisters-inlaw, Darlene Rohlinger, Sylvia
(George) Roecker, and Dolores (Maurice) Finch; four brothers-in-law,
Ronnie Sarauer, Bernard (Jeanette) Sarauer, Vernon (Esther) Sarauer, and
A Mass of Christian burial in remembrance of Gregor will be held on
Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 331
Main St., Kewaskum. Father Jacob Strand will be officiating. Entombment
will be on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Washington County
The family will greet relatives and friends at the church on Monday
starting at 2:00 p.m. with a Knights of Columbus service at 5:45 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Holy Trinity Catholic Church or School
The family would like to extend a special thank-you to the nurses and
staff at Kettle Moraine Gardens, Samaritan Health Center, and especially
Holly for all their help and care.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted
with Gregor’s arrangements. Additional information and guest book may be