Gerald L. ‘Jerry’ Riemer

Gerald L. “Jerry” Riemer entered heaven Monday, February 9, 2015, at the age of 72. He was the cherished husband of Edith (nee Shephard) for 50 years; devoted dad of Paula Riemer, Elizabeth (Tom) Luty, Gina (Mark) Bolin and Jerry (Theresa) Riemer; proud grandpa of Stephanie Riemer, Alex Warzala, Kevin Luty, Brittany Warzala, Brandon and Ethan Bolin; great-grandpa of three great-grandchildren; and brother of Carol (Ron) Dake. He is also survived by dear family friend Darrell Schackel.

He is also loved by nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Make-A-Wish Foundation or HAWS would be appreciated.

A special thank you to the entire staff at Brookfield Rehab for their loving and compassionate care.

A memorial gathering will be at Krause Funeral Home, 12401 W. National Ave., New Berlin, on Friday, February 13, from 4 PM to 6:45PM, with a celebration of Jerry’s life at 7PM.

Krause Funeral Home of New Berlin is serving the family. For more information, call 262-786-8009 or visit online at