Gerald J. ‘Jerry’ Condon
Nov. 28, 1932 — March 16, 2015
Gerald J. “Jerry” Condon of Sussex was born to eternal life on Monday, March 16, 2015, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc at the age of 82.
Jerry was born on November 28, 1932, in Oconomowoc, to parents Gerald W.
and Helen (nee Maichle) Condon.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Arlene (nee Reinke).
He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister Margaret Condon; brothers Patrick Condon and Michael Condon; and daughter Karen Condon.
He was the proud father of Dennis (Pamela) Condon, Mark Condon, Brian (Pamela) Condon, Colleen (Jeff) Amenda, Kevin (Ann) Condon, Kathy (Chris) Thorsen and Maureen (Eric) Hack. He is further survived by 19 grandchildren: Kyle, Justin, Katelin, Jenna, Alex, Brandon, Megan (fiance Nick Brengosz), Sarah, Jacob, Erin, David, Nathan, Spencer, Ashlynn, Connor, Gabriele, Jocelyn, Cameron and Mitchell; his brother Jim (Shirley) Condon; sisters- in-law Peggy Condon (Dave) Hesprich and Aggie Condon; brother-in-law Don (Barb) Reinke; sister-in-law Carol (Chas) Monroe; and many other relatives and friends.
Jerry was a respected lifelong dairy farmer in the Town of Lisbon, and longtime member and usher at St.
Charles Church, Hartland. He was a graduate of Hartland High School and proudly served in the Army Reserves.
He was an avid Packers fan and member of Waukesha County Agri-Business Council. Jerry thoroughly enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s many activities.
After retiring from farming, Jerry enjoyed traveling.
His journeys with Arlene took them to all 50 states, Ireland, Spain, Italy, and many other European locations. He enjoyed many snowmobile trips each winter delighting in the sport, as well as God’s beautiful scenery and the many good friends they traveled with and met along the way.
The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Angels-Grace Hospice for all of their wonderful care.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, at St. Charles Catholic Church, 313 Circle Drive, Hartland. Visitation will be at the church from 3:00 p.m. until the time of the Mass. His final rest will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Pewaukee. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Charles Catholic Church or AngelsGrace Hospice are appreciated.
Evert-Luko Funeral Home is serving the family.
For more information, call 262-367-2156 or visit online at www.evertlukofuneralhome.com .