Jerry was born May 5, 1935, to John and Gertrude (Frey) Haehn of Sobieski. He attended and graduated from St. John’s Prep School and St. John’s University in 1957. Jerry married Lou Schantz Sept. 4, 1956. Jerry had a successful career with Bankers Life and Casualty Company and retired as a vice president of the company. Jerry enjoyed hunting and fishing. Those who knew him will remember him as a great storyteller as well.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Lou; children, Becky, Cindy and John (Julie); sister, Joan; sisters-in-law, Kathy Kopp and Dee Knopik; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, along with nieces and nephews.