Gerald Allen “Jerry” Gaulke

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel

612 North Lincoln Blvd.

Hodgenville, Kentucky

270-358-3552 / Fax 270-358-3253

Gerald Allen “Jerry” Gaulke, 78, of Buffalo, Kentucky passed away Monday July 18, 2022 at Baptist Health Hardin in Elizabethtown, surrounded by his family.

Gerald was born June 6, 1944 in Winona Minnesota, to the late Leonard and Mabel Geneva Henderson Gaulke.

He was and Army Veteran and served 45 years in Water Waste Management.

He was dearly loved by all who knew him.

He is preceded in death by his lifelong soulmate, Linda Sue Gaulke.

He is survived by his children, Walter Gaulke of Buffalo, a daughter, Carol (Kenneth) Carder of Elizabethtown, three grandchildren, Joshua and Jeremy Gaulke and Michelle Cole, and eight great-grandchildren.

Several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral services for Gerald Allen Gaulke will be held Saturday July 23, 2022 at 11:00 at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel with Brother David Fortner officiating.

Visitation will be Saturday July 23, 2022 from 10 until time of service at 11 in the chapel of the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel.

In keeping with his wishes after the service cremation was chosen.

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel 612 N. Lincoln Blvd Hodgenville Kentucky 42748 is in charge of arrangements.