Dennis L. Gerrietts Jr., 56
July 26, 1960 — August 19, 2016
Dennis L. Gerrietts Jr., 56, met his Father, in Heaven, on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016.
He was born July 26, 1960, in Berwyn, Illinois, to Dennis and Loralee (nee Rode) Gerrietts. Dennis was an active member at Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran church. As a devoted Christian, he enjoyed being the Treasurer and usher. As business owner of DCD Distributing and Cindy’s Snacks, he developed many lasting friendships. His love for his wife and daughter showed no boundaries. He spent all the time he could with them, along with family and friends. His other passions were traveling, watching and participating in sports, as well as playing cards and games.
Dennis is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Cindy (nee Wren); daughter, Denielle (John) Hengel; mother, Loralee Gerrietts; siblings, Kathleen (Lincoln) Smithyman, Jeffrey (Patty), Christine (Thomas) Taylor, Steven (Jeanie) and Nadine (Shawn) Race; mother-in-law, Karen Wren; and brothers-in-law, Randy, Jeff and Daniel. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Dennis Jr. is preceded in death by his father, Dennis, and father-in-law, Edwin Wren.
A funeral service will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, at Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church (777 S. Indiana Ave., West Bend, WI 53095) with the Rev. Robert Hein presiding. Visitation will be from 4-6:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, at the church. A private interment will take place Wednesday, Aug. 24.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.