Gerald R. Malsom, 67



Gerald R. Malsom, 67, passed away unexpectedly as a result of a car/pedestrian accident on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. He was born on Aug. 31, 1945, to the late Ralph and Mary (nee Binfet) Malsom.

He graduated from high school in Cresbard, S.D., class of 1963, and moved to West Bend in 1966. He was employed at the West Bend Company. Jerry was an avid Packers, Brewers and Badgers fan. He enjoyed playing sheepshead and bowling. Above all, he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He was a member of Holy Angels Parish.

He is survived by his loving wife, Kathy; cherished children, Robin (Tod) Seltrecht, Todd (Tony Kafura) Malsom; beloved grandchildren, Jarrett (Sarah Miller) Tessar, Caitlyn Malsom, Tyler Seltrecht, Morgan Malsom, Megan Seltrecht, Makensie Seltrecht; brothers, Jim (Maureen) Malsom and Wes (Waneta) Malsom of Aberdeen, S.D. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, WI 53095) with Deacon Mark Jensen presiding. The visitation will be at the funeral home on Monday, Nov. 5, from 3-5:45 p.m.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Froedtert Hospital.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.