Monday, July 20, 2015


AGE: 40

ADDRESS: 125 N. 3rd Street Medford; City of Medford Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 9:05 P.M. Saturday, July 18 at his residence surrounded by his loving family and friends and under the care of Hope Hospice

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Thursday, July 23 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Father Phil Juza and Deacon Joseph Stefancin

VISITATION: 4:00 to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, July 22 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford where there will be a 6:45 P.M. Prayer Service and also from 9:00 A.M. until 10:40 A.M. Thursday, July 23 at the Hemer Funeral Home

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: February 22, 1975 in Medford

EDUCATION: Graduate of Medford High School

MARRIAGE: April 23, 1994 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford to Jennifer “Jenn” L. Noland

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: In middle school Jerry started at Dave’s Showcase Furniture and Flooring in Medford and worked there until May 2015. He enjoyed Motorcross, hunting, fishing, driving his 1969 Superbee, and camping. Jerry loved being around family and friends, especially watching his children in their activities.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Jennifer “Jenn” L. Leonhardt

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Wyatt (Naomi Hartl), Walker (Paige Hartl), Weston, Warryck and Zayleah Leonhardt all of Medford

SURVIVING BROTHER: Waylon (Angela) Leonhardt of La Crosse

SURVIVING PARENTS: Gary L. and Lucey J. (Maiden Name: Slachetka) Leonhardt of Medford
Maternal Grandparents: Stanley (Dorothy) Slachetka of Medford
Father and Mother-In-Law: Lee (Nancy) Noland of Medford
Brothers and Sisters-In-Law: Laurie (Brian) Smedegard of Stevens Point, Mary (Roger) Clark of Greenwood, Indiana, Russell (Sandra) Noland of Irma and Randy (Heidi) Noland of Merrill
Also survived by Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives and Numerous Friends

PALLBEARERS: Erik Engel, Dale Neubauer, Paul Hanson, Butch Carstensen, Jack Kadlecek, Jake Emmerich and Pete Thums

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to be made to Jerry’s Wish @ Nicolet Bank 134 S. 8th Street Medford, Wisconsin 54451
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