Gerald E. Polzean, 70


Gerald E. Polzean, 70, of Campbellsport passed away unexpectedly at St. Agnes Hospital on Friday, March 12, 2010.

He was born on July 22, 1939, in Campbellsport the son of Emil and Mary Timler Polzean. On Dec. 9, 1972, he married Mary Ann Mathieu at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church in Campbellsport.

Jerry worked at Mill Tool in West Bend and then at Mercury Racing in Fond du Lac until retiring. Jerry was a member of St. Matthew’s Church, the Dundee Mill Park Association, the Empire Threshing Association, the Dundee Sportsman Club and Rolling Rim Buggy Club. Jerry loved horses, threshing shows and tractor shows.

Survivors include his beloved wife, Mary; his daughters, Lisa (Scott) Olig and Dawn (Anthony) Haliwell; his grandson, Anthony John; his sister, Shirley (Richard) Campagna-Patin; his brother-in-law, Raymond "Butch" (Mary Ellen) Mathieu; his sisterin-law, Diane (Gene) Peters; his nephews and nieces, Michael Dean (Mary) Campagna, Darin ( Brenda ) Campagna, Tim (Melissa) Peters, Kelly (Rich) Kratz and Kim Peters; his aunts, Uralia Kaehne (also his God mother), Bernice Timler, Mary Ann Timler and Nancy Timler; his uncle, George Skwierawski; other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded by his parents and his parents-in-law, Roger and Luella Mathieu.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 16, at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, Campbellsport. The Rev. Neil Zinthefer will officiate and burial will be in St. Matthew’s Cemetery on Wednesday.

Visitation will be Tuesday, March 16, from 3 p.m. until time of Mass at the church.

Twohig Funeral Home, Campbellsport, is assisting the family. Guestbook and online condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com.