Jerome J. HausmannJerome J. Hausmann, 90 of Silver Bay, passed away Friday, June 24, 2011, at the Lighthouse in Waconia.
Jerome J. Hausmann, 90 of Silver Bay, passed away Friday, June 24, 2011, at the Lighthouse in Waconia.
A memorial Mass of Christian Burial begins at 11 a.m. today at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Silver Bay with The Rev. Frank Paquette officiating. Interment will be at Silver Bay Cemetery.
Jerome was born April 12, 1921, in Gregory, S.D., the son of William and Catherine (Sondgeroth) Hausmann. Jerome married Rachel M. Neis Feb. 7, 1956, in Pickstown, S.D.
Jerome was a loving husband, dad, grandpa, and great-grandpa. He was a handy man, fixing everything that needed repair. Jerome was the maintenance man at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Silver Bay for many years.
One of his joys in life was watching baseball.
Jerome was preceded in death by his infant son, Eugene; parents, William and Catherine Hausmann; brothers, Lawrence, Alvin and Vincent Hausmann; sisters Bernadine Bohling, Matilda James, Josephine Engelhaupt, Therese Barker, Caroline Bruening, Benita Hausmann, and Ellen Schmitz.
Jerome is survived by his wife, Rachel; sons and daughters-in-law, Bill and Rhonda Hausmann of Gregory, Mich., Mark and Stacey Hausmann of Victoria; grandchildren Bill Jr. and Jacqueline Hausmann, Jeffrey Hausmann, Rachel Hausmann, Ashley Hausmann, Mara Hausmann, Elsie Hausmann, Arin Hausmann; great-grandchildren Jordan, Henry, Andraya and Samuel; sisters-in-law Katherine Thomas of Belmont, Wis., Alda Mae Koenig of California; nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia. www.johnsonfh.com.