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Richard Leroy Gentzel

Richard Gentzel PhotoRichard Leroy Gentzel, age 90, of Montgomery, passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at his home.  Richard was born December 24, 1930 in Olney, TX to Iva Richard Gentzel and Dora Yuba Kerr Gentzel.  He was a veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean Conflict.   Richard was a graduate of Texas A & M and worked as a telephone system installation engineer.

Richard is survived by wife, Dee Gentzel; son, Ricky Gentzel; daughter, Cindy Rogers and husband, Gary; grandchildren, Stefanie Cockrell and husband, Travis, Brian Rogers and wife, Viliana, Jason Rogers and wife, Denise; great-grandchildren, Kade and Karson Cockrell, Ezra Rogers; step-daughters, Donna Reiling and husband, Rich, Sheila Caputo and husband, Rick, Bobbie Holt, Jeannie Loggins.  He was preceded by wife, Joanna Gentzel; wife, Esta Fay Gentzel.

Graveside funeral services for Richard Leroy Gentzel will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 2, 2021 in the Latexo Cemetery with Dr. Tim Allen officiating.

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