July 17, 1960 – December 17, 2018
Obituary for Gregg R. Behrens
Gregg Richard Behrens, 58, of Winter Haven, FL passed away on Monday, December 17, 2018 at Winter Haven Hospital.
Born July 17, 1960 in Seattle, Washington he moved here 30 years ago from Lea County, New Mexico. Gregg was the General Manager for Central Buick GMC in Winter Haven and had also worked for Sorensen Schade Chevrolet, Chrysler Dodge Jeep in Lake Wales for 21 years and for Huston Kia in Lake Wales. He was also a member of Competition Racquet Ball League. Gregg had the privilege of being guided by four fathers, Edward Behrens, the late Billy C. Hankins, the late John Spriggs, and the late Reubin Collins, Sr.
He is preceded in death by: his mother, Patricia Ann Ochs Hanson Behrens Hankins Spriggs; a brother, Bryan Edward Behrens; and a step-mother, Joyce Behrens.
He is survived by: his wife of 35 years, Tammy Behrens; his daughter, Skylorie Diane Behrens of Atlanta, GA; his father, Edward Behrens of Sewell, NJ; two brothers, David A. Behrens of Indiana and Mark T Hankins of Port Charlotte, FL; a sister, Kelly Lynne Behrens of Marlton, NJ; his special friends, J.D. and Deborah Cowles of Lake Wales, FL and Jacob and Jessica Hood of Winter Haven, FL; his four cats, BJ, Dixie, Rock and Thomas; and two Big Birds.
The family will receive friends from 5:00pm till 8:00pm, Thursday, December 27, 2018 at Oak Ridge Funeral Care in Winter Haven. The family asks that everyone attending please wear your favorite Pink Floyd or rock concert t-shirt, Bucs t-shirt or your dealership polo. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you bring a special photo or write down a special memory to share with the family. Condolences may be sent at www.oakridgefuneralcare.com