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Obituary: Carl L. Nehring

Carl L. Nehring, 94, of Prescott Valley, Ariz., died Friday, March 18, 2011, in Prescott, Ariz. He was born Jan. 6, 1917, in Evanston, Ill., to Gottlieb and Ottilie Nehring.

Carl married Verna, his wife, on March 18, 1944, in Clintonville, Wis. They moved to Prescott Valley from Illinois in 1986.

He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Prescott Valley and enjoyed woodworking, fishing and dominoes.

Surviving are his son, Curtis, of Redwood City, Calif.; daughter Susan Blaydes of Franklin, N.C.; sister Marie Witt of Vernon Hills, Ill.; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Memorial services will be 3 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2011, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Prescott Valley, with Pastor Tim Blau officiating.

The family suggests memorial contributions to Trinity Lutheran Church - Memo Friends of Ruth, 3950 N. Valorie Drive, Prescott Valley, AZ 86314, or the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society - Memo Prescott Hospice, 1065 Ruth St., Prescott, AZ 86301.

Sunrise Funeral Home helped with memorial service arrangements. Please visit to sign Carl's online guestbook.

Information provided by survivors.

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