Gerald "Jerry" Oliver Lehn, 82, of Fifty Lakes peacefully passed into the Lord's embrace on February 17, 2018 with his loved ones by his side.
He is preceded in death by the love of his life, Diane (Schirmers) Lehn; his parents, Oliver and Odelle Lehn; one grandchild; one great-grandchild; and brother in-law, Jerry Schirmers.
Jerry will be missed by his brother, Ronald (Joan) Lehn; sisters, Ruth Ann (Larry) Smith and Mary Sullivan (Dave Clark); his children, Gregory (Michele), Michelle (Joe) Bender, Jeffrey (Tracy), Patrick (Debra) and Eric (Sara); and brother-in-law, Doug (Pat) Schirmers. Jerry also leaves behind 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Jerry touched many lives with his generosity, compassion, and strong faith. He was active in local Lions clubs, Knights of Columbus, churches, and service organizations. His loving presence affected the lives of many and will be remembered for his capacity to make one feel loved and significant.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am, Monday, February 26, 2018 at St. Emily's Catholic Church in Emily. Burial will be at the Pine Ridge Cemetery in Emily. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until the time of the service. Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby.