Jerold H. “Jerry” Scheel of Beaver Dam passed away at his home of natural causes at age 72.
Born in Neillsville, WI to Wilmar and Irene (Zimmerman) Scheel, Jerry grew up in Beaver Dam. He was employed by Kraft Foods for most of his life. Jerry was an avid fan of Nascar racing (Ford only), enjoyed his moped rides, a game of dice and horse-pulls.
He is survived by wife and high school sweetheart, Carol (Kirst) Scheel, of Beaver Dam and daughter, Brigette Scheel and son David Scheel (wife, Jody Tressler) all of San Francisco.
There will be no visitation service; a private family memorial will be held at a later date.
Koepsell-Murray Funeral and Cremation Services in Beaver Dam is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com