Gerke, Todd Fund (Scholarship)


Todd, 54, was born on May 20, 1961 in Fort Wayne to Donald W. and Rita M. (Hockemeyer) Gerke.

Todd was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion, was an avid sports fan of the Cincinnati Reds, Chicago Bears and Notre Dame Football and #1 Bellmont Wrestling Fan. Todd also enjoyed fast pitch softball and playing golf. Friends and family were happy to share stories of Todd’s pleasing personality and unwavering support of the teams he followed


His support of the Bellmont wrestling teams and basketball is the emphases of the eligibility requirements for this scholarship. The successful candidates will be college bound students that have shown an interest and/or participation in these sports.