Gerald H. Christian
Gerald H. “Jerry’ Christian, 63 of Middletown, PA, formerly of Mayville passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, at home.
He was born October 27, 1957, to Ewald and Mildred (Schrab) Christian in Beaver Dam. Jerry grew up on the family farm in Theresa.
Jerry worked for Michels Corporation for 26 years as an equipment operator on the directional drilling crew. He later worked for Arney Brothers Inc. in Pennsylvania.
Jerry loved spending time outdoors hunting, fishing, working in the garden or just sitting by a bonfire. He especially enjoyed his trips out west to Montana, Colorado and Wyoming. He also loved spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Christian of Pennsylvania; his children, Chad (Shawnna) Christian of Indiana and Karen (Chad) Vollmer of Hartford; grandson, Kaleb Christian of Indiana; his sister, Patsy (Butch) Laabs of Mayville; three brothers, Kenny (Jill) of Theresa, Dale (Joy) of Theresa and Scott (Sarah) of Watertown; sister-in-law, Bonnie Christian of Tomahawk. Jerry is further survived by nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ewald and Mildred Christian; Amy Christian; brother, Bruce Christian; and his niece, Wendy Christian.
There will be a Celebration of Life get together later this year to honor Jerry.