Gerald Alfred Halfmann

Gerald A. Halfmann, 94, of Overland Park, KS, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Brookdale at Rosehill. 


Gerald was born August 31, 1924 to the late Elmer and Marie Halfmann in Jericho, WI.  Shortly after graduating high school, Gerry enlisted in the US Navy and served as a Radioman during World War 2.  He was called back to active duty to serve in the Korean War.  On May 25, 1946 Gerry married Georgine Pagel in Fond du Lac, WI.  When he returned home, Gerry went to work for the Ford Motor Company as a Sales Representative before retiring in 1980.  He came out of retirement to work for Claas of America as an Operations Manager for several years before finally retiring in 1986.  Gerry was a member of the Knights of Columbus and enjoyed volunteering at the Overland Park Golf Course. 


Gerry is survived by his wife of almost 73 years, Georgine Halfmann; daughter, Sandy Postle; six grandchildren, Andrea Postle; Amy Bonselaar and husband Brian; Adrianne Black and husband Mike; Brendan Postle; Sara Halfamnn; Chris Halfmann; six great grandchildren, Logan Shumway; Sully Cooper; Luke and Alex Bonselaar; Cody Postle; Alexis Gabbert; great great granddaughter, Charlotte Stallsworth; two brothers, Delwin Halfmann and wife Joan; Donald Halfmann and sister, Patricia LaFleur.  He is preceded in death by a son, Thomas Halfmann. 


Visitation and Services

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23rd at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 8311 W. 93rd Street, Overland Park, KS 66202. 

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One Comment on “Gerald Alfred Halfmann”

  1. Redding Family Says:

    Kind thoughts are with the Family at this very difficult time. May your precious memories bring you comfort, and God’s promise at Jeremiah 29:11,12 will give you strength to endure.

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