Mass of Christian Burial for Gerald (Jerry) Peatrowsky, age 87 of West Point, will be held on Friday, October 23, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Point. Interment with Military Honors will be in the St. Michael’s Cemetery, with a luncheon to follow at the Beemer Ballroom.
Visitation will be on Thursday from noon to 4 p.m. at the Minnick Funeral Home and will continue at St. Mary’s Church with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. There will be a Vigil Service with a Knights of Columbus Rosary beginning at 7:00.
Masks are encouraged to be worn while attending visitation and services at the church.
Jerry passed away on Sunday, October 18, 2020, at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 55 years, Yvonne (Recker) Peatrowsky; daughter Sandy and Dan Meyer and their sons Garret and Grayson; sons Tom and Dawn Peatrowsky and children Austin (Skyler), Jordan, and Mitchell; Jim and Jenny Peatrowsky and son Morgan; Mike Peatrowsky and sons Preston and Parker; Alan and Paula Peatrowsky and daughters Cassie and Joelle.
He is also survived by a brother, Marv and Deb Peatrowsky; and sisters-in-law-Edna Peatrowsky, Nora Peatrowsky, Mary Ann Wuestewald, Charlene Recker, and Merna Recker.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents-John and Kathryn (Halbur) Peatrowsky; parents-in-law Frank and Antonette Recker; brothers Bob and Walt Peatrowsky; sister-in-law Julie Peatrowsky; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Leonard and Shirley Recker, Willy and Cathy Wehenkel, Clarence and Betty Recker, Merle and Wilma Recker, Augie Wuestewald, Larry Recker, Dale Recker, and Ron and Sharon Buck; and a son-in-law, Gregg Hunke.
Memorials may be directed to the family for future designation in Jerry’s name. Minnick Funeral Home in West Point assisted the family with arrangements.