Of New London, age 78, passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2021. He was born on February 12, 1943 and attended school in Clintonville, WI. Jerry marred Patricia Kroll on June 17, 1967. He was a proud veteran of the US Air Force. “Ozzie” was a loyal Packer fan and was “all in” as part of his poker group. He enjoyed many years of golfing and exercising with friends at the local swimming pool. He was an avid reader and loved planning wonderful trips for the whole family. Jerry will be remembered for his dedication to his family, devotion to his wife, and all of his great stories and classic jokes – a true kid at heart.
He will be sadly missed by his wife: Patricia “Pat”; children: James (Athina) Osmuss; Amy (Brian) Gorges; grandchildren: Dylan (Krista) Waterstradt, Devyn (fiancé James Van Dyke) Waterstradt, Serena Osmuss; great grandchildren: Jaxon, Brennan, Variah, Remy and Quincy; siblings: Arthur (Donna) Kulibert, Priscilla Crowley, Jackie (Gary) Heiligenthal, Jon Hammes, other family and friends.
Visitation for Jerry will take place on Thursday, December 30, 2021 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 709 Beckert Road, New London, followed by a Memorial Service at 12 p.m. with Pastor Charles Thompson officiating. Masks are required to be worn in church. In lieu of flowers memorials are appreciated to the American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Association.
Our thanks to the staff of ThedaCare for their kindness and exceptional care.
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