Jackson D. Lehman

July 30, 1927 – April 30, 2010


Jackson D. Lehman, 82, died Friday, April 30, 2010, at his residence on Swift Lake in East Troy. Jackson was born July 30, 1927, to Stanley and Fay (Thompson) Lehman in Neshkoro.

He married Sylvia C. Heller on July 30, 1949, in Waterloo. Sylvia preceded Jackson in death Dec. 8, 2002.

Jackson was a retired volunteer firefighter for Troy Center, a member of the Eagle Snowmobile Club for many years, an auto mechanic and he was a loving and devoted father and grandfather.

Jackson is survived by his children, Jacqueline (Randy) Heim of Elkhorn, Shannette (Steven) Kramer of Burlington, Gwendolyn (Chester) Floyd of Florida, Gregory (Sherry) Lehman of Elkhorn and Kelly (Jennifer) Lehman of East Troy; 12 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. He is further survived by nieces, nephews and many good friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, two grandsons and two brothers.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 4 p.m. funeral service Friday, May 7, at Mealy’s Funeral Home, 103 W. Eagle St., Eagle, with the Rev. Larry Chapman officiating.

For the online guest registry and obituary, go to www.hdlfuneralhomes.com. Mealy’s Funeral Home in Eagle is assisting the family, 594-2442.