PIQUA - Gerald E. "Jerry" Hausfeld, 73, of Piqua, died at 8:32 a.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at Upper Valley Medical Center. He was born March 14, 1940, in Maria Stein, to the late Albert and Bernadine (Wendeln) Hausfeld. He married Mary Ann Bohman on Nov. 23, 1964 in Osgood; she survives.
Mr. Hausfeld is also survived by three children, Jeffery Hausfeld of Chillicothe, Ann (George) Curtis of Piqua and Mark (Amy) Hausfeld of Cincinnati; five grandchildren, Michael (Jessica) Hausfeld, Jerry Curtis, Abigail Hausfeld, Elle Hausfeld, Peter Hausfeld; two brothers, Walter Hausfeld of Celina and Anthony (Cathy) Hausfeld of Fort Wayne, Ind.; and a sister, Alfreda "Fritz" Albers of Maria Stein. He was preceded in death by a brother, Cyril Hausfeld; and two sisters, Mary Ann Depweg and infant Rose Hausfeld.
Jerry was a 1958 graduate of St. John's High School in Maria Stein and served in the U.S. Army
. He was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church and the Piqua Eagles, Moose, a life member of the Amvets, and the Miami County Board of Realtors. He worked as a barber and real estate broker, and owned Hausfeld Barber Shop and Jerry Hausfeld Realty of Piqua.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at St. Boniface Catholic Church, with the Rev. Fr. Angelo C. Caserta and the Rev. Fr. Thomas Bolte concelebrating. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery, where full military honors will be conducted by the Veterans
Elite Tribute Squad. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Boniface Catholic Church, 310 S. Downing St., Piqua, OH 45356; Piqua Catholic Schools, 503 W. North St., Piqua, OH 45356; or Lehman Catholic High School, 2400 St. Marys Ave., Sidney, OH 45365. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com