Gerald Gerard Spiess

(Jerry) Gerald Gerard Spiess age 62, of Wyoming, MN, formerly of Prescott, WI, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on April 19, 2021. Gerald was born on January 19, 1959 to Gerald Spiess and Rose Skramstad. Gerald graduated high school in Claremore, OK in 1977 and furthered his education at Dakota County Vo-Tech. He later married the love of his life Yvette Weidell on October 1, 2016 in Forest Lake, MN.  Their lives were blessed with six children, Trisha, Casey, Alexander, Chad, Derek and Blake.

Jerry was a kind hearted man whom loved his family and grandchildren very much. He loved to spend time on his motorcycle throughout the summer and traveling to Sturgis Rally in South Dakota. Jerry had a passion for good music, enjoying many classic rock artists and attending many concerts over the years.

Jerry is survived by his loving wife, Yvette; children: Trisha Tribil, Casey (Molly) Spiess, Alexander Spiess, Chad (Melissa StClair) Warzeka, Derek (Cassandra Curtis) Woodward and Blake (Tori Shelafoe) Woodward; grandchildren: Mallory, Madi, Olivia, Alex, Chloe, Bianna, Sofia, Bianca, Kenny, Jessie, Kennedy, Arianna, Vincent, Bella, and Brinley; mother-in-law, Ruth Larson; siblings, Rick Skramstad, Dennis Skramstad and Lisa (Phil) Seifert; along with many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death with his parents, Gerald Spiess and Rose Skramstad; and his father-in-law, Roger Weidell.

A Memorial service will be held at 12:30p.m. Friday, April 30, 2021 at The Old Ptacek’s Event Center in Prescott, WI.  Interment to follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Prescott, WI

The family of Jerry prefers memorials to be sent to: The Family of Gerald Spiess, O’Connell-Benedict Funeral Home, 1339 Orrin Road, P.O. Box 154, Prescott, WI  54021.

Funeral services are entrusted to the O’Connell-Benedict Family Funeral Home of Prescott (715) 262-5404.


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