Gregory D. “Greg” Lehner, age 73, of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family July 14, 2021, at his home in Sauk Centre.

A celebration of life will be 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, July 21, at Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Sauk Centre with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Gregory Dean Lehner was born Jan. 26, 1948, in Albany to Alois and Dorothy (Klug) Lehner. He graduated from Albany High School and furthered his education at a barber school. Greg worked as a barber in Elbow Lake. He was united in marriage to Gail Korte in Sauk Centre. Greg worked as an insurance agent for State Farm, retiring Dec. 1, 2012. He enjoyed gardening, hunting and fishing, golfing, cooking, traveling and loved spending time with his family and his dog, Taz.

Survivors include his loving wife of 37 years, Gail Lehner of Sauk Centre; children Scott (Kim) Lehner of Zimmerman, Stacie Jacobson of Albert Lea and Steven Lehner (fiancé Ericka Smith) of Albert Lea; stepson,Bryan (Carissa) Moritz of Elk River; grandchildren Amara, Madison (Matt), Zachary, Trenton, Makena and Bethany; brother and sisters Diane (Ron) Nelson of Spicer, Lois Thul of Prior Lake,and Jim (Margie) Lehner of Avon; sister-in-law Sharon Lehner of Albany; and many loving relatives and friends. 

Greg was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Kenneth Lehner and Loren Lehner and sister-in-law Luella Lehner.

Arrangements were made with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services of Sauk Centre.