Jerome ‘Jerry’ ‘Bear’ Schwellinger Jr.


May 1, 1956 - Dec. 16, 2009



Jerome “Jerry” “Bear” Schwellinger Jr. 53, died on Dec. 16, 2009 at University Hospital-Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio.


He was born May 1, 1956 to Jerome and Claudine Schwellinger. Jerry had previously owned and operated the Photo Lab on Sunset Drive in Waukesha. Jerry will be remembered by his good spirit, his love of his family, and his good sense of humor. Jerry enjoyed being at home with his pets, watching the birds and listening to music. He also enjoyed artwork, including pottery, paintings and furniture. 


Jerry will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Amy Schwellinger of Waukesha; his children, Jason (MaryAnne) and Jonathan (Erynn) Schwellinger. He is further survived by his father, Jerome Schwellinger Sr., and two brothers: Mark (Karen) Schwellinger and Brian (Lynne) Schwellinger; two sisters: Maria Schwellinger and Dr. Lisa Schwellinger; nieces, nephews other relatives and many friends. Jerry was preceded in death by his mother, Claudine.  


A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009, at Jerusalem Presbyterian Church, 207 Main St., Wales, WI, with a visitation at 10 a.m. Memorials to HealthReach Rehabilitation Service Lymphedema Center are appreciated.


For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.