Jerry P. Nehrbass, 79
Feb. 12, 1938 — Sep. 24, 2017
Jerry P. Nehrbass, 79, of Campbellsport, found peace in his Lord Jesus Christ on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, at his home with his wife, daughters and two furry friends at his side. He was born Feb. 12, 1938, in Cedarburg, the son of Peter J. and Dolores V. “Dolly” (Weiss) Nehrbass. Jerry served in the U.S. Navy from Feb. 28, 1955, until Jan. 19, 1959, and then worked as a meat cutter at stores in West Bend and Richfield. He retired from the EST Co. in 2003.
On Dec. 22, 2005, Jerry married Nancy A. Ostrander in Fond du Lac. He loved the outdoors and was an avid hunter, fisherman, hiker and biker. Jerry was a great Packers, Brewers and Badgers fan. He also enjoyed turning his lawn into a wonderful flower garden and walkway.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy; daughters, Kelley (Dan Brown) Ebert, Brenda (Scott) DeRuyter and Amanda (Adam) Bub; grandchildren, Shannon, Chase, Heather, AJ, Ben, Claire, Annie and Jamie; great-grandchildren , Wesley and Charlotte; stepchildren, Tim Howell and Jessica Howell; mother-in-law, Eleanor Ostrander; step-grandchildren, Gregory and Joe; siblings, Janine (Richard) Stoffel, Joel (Linda) Nehrbass and Julianne (David) Witte; aunt, Edyth Zastrow; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Robert Flasch, Carol Nehrbass, Sue and Keith Polster, Janet and Bill Zingsheim, Karen and Dave Jungmann and William and Traci Ostrander; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Jerry is also survived by his special companions, Peanut and Putz.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Janet Flasch; brother, James Nehrbass; nephew, Jamie Nehrbass; stepson, Gregory Howell Jr.; fatherin- law, Leslie Ostrander; and his companion, Laddie.
Visitation will begin at noon Saturday, Sept. 30, with a memorial service at 3 p.m. at the Twohig Funeral Home, 109 W. Main St. Campbellsport.
Since Jerry was a great sports fan, we encourage all that attend his visitation or service to wear their favorite team apparel. Memorials are appreciated to Heartland Hospice or the Albrecht Free Clinic. Online condolences and guestbook are at www.twohigfunerals.com.
The family extends a special thank you to the nurses and staff of Heartland Hospice for their compassionate care.