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Beatrice A. “Bea” GehrlingAmerican FlagGEHRLING

Beatrice A. “Bea” Gehrling passed on April 2, 2020 at age 90 (d.o.b. February 12, 1930). Longtime resident of Morton Grove and most recently, Sunrise Senior Living - Renaissance in Flossmoor, Illinois. Born in Schwanfeld, Germany to Josef and Franciska Jonas. Beloved wife of the late Arthur R. Gehrling. Loving mother of Ken (Mary) Gehrling of Edison Park.  Proud grandmother of William, Melissa (Zack) Hund and Michael.  Great grandmother of Atticus and Zoey.  Dear sister of the late Hans Jonas and Marga Schmidt. Bea was a longtime employee of Teletype Corp (AT&T). 

In light of the current COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings, a memorial service will be planned in the future. Memorials may be made to Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, 1140 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL. 60607.