Kevin Gefroh

Jan. 10, 1955-Feb. 1, 2021

Kevin Gefroh, 66,

Karlsruhe, ND, passed

away peacefully on Mon-

day, February 1, 2021 in

his home.

Kevin James Gefroh was

born on January 10, 1955,

a son of Walter and Marie

(Schneider) Gefroh in

Minot, ND. He was raised

and educated in

Karlsruhe, where he gra-

duated from Karlsruhe

High School in 1973. He

furthered his education by

attending the North Dako-

ta State University of Far-


On July 6, 1974, Kevin

was united in marriage to

Beverly Heit. They made

their home on the Gefroh

homestead, where they

raised their three

daughters Shannon, Jodi

and Melissa, and farmed.

The couple later divorced.

Kevin also worked for the

Burlington Northern Rail-

road for over 20 years.

Kevin was a sports

enthusiast, especially

when it came to the Green

Bay Packers and horse

racing. He also enjoyed

collecting antiques, shoot-

ing pool and was very

knowledgeable on history

and sporting facts.

He is survived by:

Three daughters: Shan-

non (Michael) LaHaise,

Jodi (Allen) Wilson,

Melissa (James) Ahonen;

three grandchildren: Ma-

dilyn, Easton and Aspen;

Mother: Marie Gefroh;

Siblings: Diane (Ryan)

Zakopyko, Patty (Dave)

Allis, Marianne Cole;

Several nieces,

nephews and cousins also


Kevin was preceded in

death by: his father, an in-

fant daughter Mary and a

brother, Daniel Gefroh.

Visitation: Tuesday,

February 9, 2021, from 10

am until service time at

Sts. Peter and Paul

Catholic Church,

Karlsruhe, ND

Vigil Prayer Service:

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

at 10 am at Sts. Peter and

Paul Catholic Church,

Karlsruhe, ND

Mass of Christian Buri-

al: Tuesday, February 9,

2021 at 11 am at Sts. Peter

and Paul Catholic Church,

Karlsruhe, ND

The funeral mass will

be video recorded and

uploaded following the

service on YouTube at:





Burial: Sts. Peter and

Paul Catholic Cemetery,

Karlsruhe, ND.

(Thompson-Larson Fun-

eral Home, Minot)