Gregory Allen Elchert, 77, of Warrington, Pa., passed away on Thursday, April 3, 2014. Gregory was one of 12 children born to Mary Louise and Eugene Elchert.
He is survived by his children, Michael (Dawn), Stephen (Lisa), Francis (Michele) and Deborah Shannon (Joseph); 16 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren; his sibling, David, Marilyn Rohrbach, Michael, Betty Doerfer, Victoria Moore and Chris; his brothers-in-law; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 55 years, Joanna (nee Longo).
Gregory's family will receive relatives and friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 856 Euclid Ave. Warrington, Pa., with a Mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m. Gregory will be laid to rest at Washington Crossing National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Gregory may be sent to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517 Topeka, Kan. 66675.
Condolences may be sent to Gregory's family by visiting www.McGheefuneralhome.com.