Mr. Guerke died May 9, 2014, at Habersham Medical Center.
Born July 19, 1925, in Lago Majore, Italy, he was the son of the late Oskar and Helena Guerke.
Mr. Guerke was a German Navy World War II veteran and was retired from owning his own import and export business. He was a member of St. Mark Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife, Bertha Villafranca Guerke of Mt. Airy; sons, Lazaro Villafranca of Woodstock and Romel Villafranca of Deerfield Beach, Fla.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
The Northeast Georgian
Wednesday, May 14, 2014