Gerald "Jerry" Residorff - Class of 1961
Gerald L. "Jerry" Reisdorff, 67, of David City died Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at Butler County Health Care Center in David City.
A funeral Mass was held on Monday, Nov. 15, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in David City, with Father Bernard Kimminau, celebrant. Inurnment will take place at St. Mary's Cemetery at a later date.
Jerry was born on Dec. 23, 1942, at Gothenburg, Nebraska to John H. "Jack" and Agnes (Mannlein) Reisdorff. He served in the U.S. Army and following his military service he held several jobs but enjoyed driving a truck for Snoboy Produce the most. Jerry moved to David City 20 years ago from Lincoln. Jerry enjoyed fishing, watching baseball games and Oregon and Nebraska football games, golfing and spending time with his family. He is survived by a daughter, Rebecca (Mike) Morrow of Portland, Ore.; brother, Gene (Linda) Reisdorff of Denver; and sisters, Judy (Ken) Kerkman of Lincoln and Carol (Vic) Palik of David City. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Kate; and nephew, Brian Palik. Memorials: In care of the family. Arrangements by Chermok Funeral Home, David City.
Dear Fellow Classmates of DCSM '61
First things First: Fran (Oborny) Pachta reports that the memorial for Jerry Reisdorff yielded $390.00 from seventeen (17) of the remaining twenty-six (26) classmates of DCSM '61, and also $ 25.00 from the class of '61 reunion account. That's great.
Fran told me that she gave the money to Sister Michaelene and she was "tickled pink"!
For those of you who have not yet had or taken the opportunity to send in a memorial in Jerry's name to St. Mary's School, I'm sure that you still can send something to Fran.