Please Remember James Gehlert in Your Prayers St. Thomas Newsroom July 11, 2013 Please remember in your prayers James Gehlert, who died Tuesday, July 9. Gehlert is the father of Dr. Kurt Gehlert, Graduate School of Professional Psychology, College of Education, Leadership and Counseling. James served as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Visitation and funeral service will be held Friday, July 12, in St. Louis, Mo. An obituary and guest book can be viewed at legacy.com.