Gerald J. Kedinger, 67

Gerald J. ˝Huckleberryţ Kedinger, age 67 years, of the town of Addison, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Monday, Nov. 17, 2008, at St. Joseph's Hospital in the town of Polk.

Jerry was born on Feb. 16, 1941, to Joseph and Dorothy (Dornacker) in Nabob. He married Susan (Wolf) on October 6, 1962. Jerry was a truck driver. He enjoyed collecting and restoring antique farm machinery, traveling, but most of all he cherished the time spent with family and friends. He was a member of the Restored Antique Tractor club.

Jerry is survived by his wife ,Susan of West Bend; children, Lisa (Dale) Anderson of Nenno, Annette (Kelly) Tighe of West Bend, Terri (Kurt) Schueller of Belgium, and David of West Bend. He is further survived by his grandchildren, Jacob and Anita Anderson, MacKenzie and Keghan Tighe, Jenna Schueller; a brother, Dale (Mary Jean); sisters, Barbara Schweiger and Sharon (Don) Gavin; nieces; nephews; other relatives; and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, JoAnn Tischendorf.

Visitation will be on Friday, from 3 to 7 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:30 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Jerry will be on Saturday, Nov. 22, at 10:30 a.m. at the church with Father Joseph Dominic officiating.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com.