Gavin Lee Death, Obituary – Gavin Lee Lehner A terrible death occurred on Friday, August 7, 2020 at DeVos Children’s Hospital as the result of a motor vehicle collision involving a Riverdale resident who was 17 years old. Gavin Thomas Lehner is the son of Tom Lehner and Mandy (Frasier) Lehner, and he was born in Alma on July 22, 2003. He was planning to continue his education at Alma High School and was entering the 11th grade. Coleman’s J and B Auto Detailing was Gavin’s place of employment at the time.
He was a hard-working entrepreneur. Gavin had a great heart and was known for his love of the outdoors, teasing his friends and family, and playing practical jokes. Even at an early age, he had carefully considered his future and set lofty objectives for himself. Gavin was never irritable and always had a smile on his face. He had a deep affection for his family, and he placed the utmost importance on them.
He is survived by his parents, brothers D.J. (Kristen/Amber) Lehner, Jacob Lehner, very special niece Aynslee, the love of his life Catelyn Ackley/Lehner and their little one on the way, maternal grandparents Mathue and Donita Frasier, paternal grandmother Ida Lehner, great grandmothers Lavina Frasier, Nancy Wakefield and several well-loved aunts, uncles, cousins and countless friends.
Gavin’s great-grandfather Mathue Frasier, his grandfather Chuck Lehner, and his paternal and paternal great-grandparents Pat and Leon Lehner all passed away before him. Funeral services will be place outside at the Lux and Schnepp Funeral Home in Riverdale on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 1 pm, with Pastor Todd Hoskey conducting the ceremony. After the service, the burial will take place at Riverdale Cemetery. The funeral home will be open for visitation beginning at eleven in the morning and continuing up to the time of the ceremony.