84, passed away peacefully Monday January 24, 2022, at Care Partners in Harrison, WI. He was born in Athelstane on August 16, 1937; son of the late Ira and Georgia (White) Roush. Gerry served his country honorably in the United States Navy. Gerry married the former Shirley Stephens on September 14, 1958. He worked in Mechanical Maintenance at Granger, Dayton Electric, Hostess and Wrigley in Chicago, Mirro Marine in Wausaukee, and General Dynamics in Groton CT. Gerry enjoyed painting/creating landscaping pictures as well as producing wood carvings. He also loved rummage sales, auctions, collecting antiques and watching his TV shows: Antiques Roadshow, Pickers, and Storage Wars.
Gerry is survived by his three children: Geri Roush, Kelly Boulanger, Gerry Roush Jr.; four grandchildren: Amber (Michael) Cruz, Cassie (Ethan) Bridenhagen, Carlee (Austin Tolman) Boulanger, and Connor Boulanger; four great grandchildren: Michael Jr., Isaac, Hayden, and Rosemary; and his brother, Ron (Dorothy) Roush. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley; a son-in-law, Keith; brother, James; and sisters: Norma and Frona “Vee”.
Gerry will be buried on Thursday February 3, 2022 at 1pm in the Amberg Cemetery.
Roubal Funeral Home of Wausaukee is assisting his family.