Gerald A. Lofy
May 2, 1931 — Feb. 16, 2019
Gerald A. Lofy “Jerry”, age 87, found peace on Saturday, February 16,
2019. He was born on May 2, 1931, in Richfield to Bernard and Emily (nee
Bingenheimer) Lofy. He married Lucille (nee Wolf) on May 11, 1957 in St.
Gerald was a husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He loved
his family. He loved playing basketball, softball, bowling, and dancing.
He was in several card clubs. He did some traveling. He enjoyed taking
care of the lawn, flowers, and garden and most of all farming.
Gerald is survived by his children: Gordon Lofy, David (Mary) Lofy,
Gerald Jr. (Heidi) Lofy, Diane (the late Robert) Kopydlowski, and Mary
(Peter) Schleicher; grandchildren: Michael (Jennifer) Lofy, Bryan and
Kevyn Lofy, Dustin (fiancé Aryn) Lofy, Samantha (Travis) Wanke, Adam,
Emily, and Thomas Lofy, Lauren and Tyler Kopydlowski, Jacob, Danielle,
and Paige Schleicher; great-grandchildren: Mason and Jackson Lofy,
Autumn and Colton Wanke; sister, Joan Beine; brothers-in-law Werner
Wolf, Jerome (Donna)
Wolf, Tom Schellinger; sister-in-law, Arlene Wolf; and other relative
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents, Bernard and
Emily (nee Bingenheimer); his wife, Lucille; parents-in-law William and
Elenore (nee Meyer) Wolf; sisters-in-law Betty (Herman) Doll, Rosella
(Jerome) Wolf, Florence Schellinger, Carol Wolf; brothers-in-law Robert
Beine, Walter Wolf, Gilbert (Rosemary) Wolf, and Marcel (Rita) Wolf and
grandson Benjamin Lofy.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Gabriel Catholic Parish,
1200 St. Gabriel Way, Hubertus, WI 53033 on Thursday, February 21 at
6:30 pm with Fr. Timothy Bickel presiding. Visitation will be held on
Thursday at St. Gabriel Catholic Parish from 4:00 p.m. until the time of
the service. Memorials to any charity of choice appreciated.
Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. For more
information, call 262-338-2050 or visit