Jerome "Jerry" Krantz

Jerome "Jerry" Krantz was born to eternal life at Community Memorial Hospital on Thursday, May 17, 2007 at the age of 71. Jerry was born and raised in Lyndon Station to Herbert Krantz and Verona (nee Plemon) Krantz. He married Teresa Gundrum and they resided in Allenton for 51 years. He was a commercial painter, active in the Allenton Fire Department, Allenton Area Advancement Association and Allenton Snowpacers. He was a member of Ressurection Parish and a member of New Life Christian Fellowship. Jerry enjoyed being a servant to the community.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Teresa (nee Gundrum); his son, Robert (Marilyn) Krantz and their children, Melanie, Joseph and Katelyn; a daughter, Susan (Jim) Warnkey and their son, Nathan; a daughter, Janine (Tom) Nurkala and their children, Jessica and Steven; and a son, Mark (Marsha) Krantz and their children, Lynnae and Ashley; one brother, John (Joyce) Krantz; and a sister-in-law, Dorothy Krantz. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

Jerry is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Robert and Herb; sisters, Joanne (Jim) Wolf and Judy (Don) Kreuser; and one grandson, Christopher Nurkala.

The memorial service for Jerry was Tuesday, May 22, 2007 at Phillip Funeral Home Chapel in West Bend, with Pastor Luke Emirch officiating. Visitation was in the funeral home’s chapel prior to the service. Cremation provided by Paradise Cremation Services in West Bend.

Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend assisted the family.