Gerald “Jerry” Roy Zimmermann, age 74, of Sheboygan, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 30, 2021, at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice.
Jerry was born to Herbert and Lucille (Boeldt) Zimmermann on July 7, 1947, in the town of Wilson on a farm. He graduated from Sheboygan South High School and later attended the UW-Stevens Point. Jerry was united in marriage to Georgene “Jean” Huber on December 4, 1999.
Jerry was an accomplished musician and author. He enjoyed singing with his family and the several bands that he was in throughout his life. He was a wonderful father and grandfather. Jerry was a man who was loved by all who knew him. Jerry found strength in his Christian faith, despite his physical limitations and challenges.
Jerry is survived by his loving wife, Georgene “Jean”; stepson, Todd (Lynn) Martin; stepdaughter, Gina (Mark) Zimmermann; grandchildren, Hannah and Hope; sister-in-law, Jo (Tom) Nack; brother-in-law, Drs. Steven (Joan) Huber; nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.
Jerry is preceded in death by his parents.
A private Celebration of Life will be held for Jerry at Mapledale Baptist Church.
Jerry’s family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice for their wonderful care and support. Memorial donations in Jerry’s name may be directed to Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice.
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