Jerry (Jerome) KOENKE

Obituary Condolences

Born October 17, 1940 in St. Paul, MN Died August 30, 2013 in Sarasota, FL Sarasota, FL was his home since 2004. Enjoyed extended adventures in San Francisco, CA, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, Albuquerque, NM, and Fort Myers, FL. An abiding love of work in the service of others characterized a challenging, rewarding, and happy life. A full, rich and extended career serving as Priest, Teacher, Business Owner, Consultant and Manager. Preceded in death by parents: Arthur and Dorothy Koenke. Survived by: Evelyn Custer, aunt; Marianne Custer, cousin; Kathy Johnson, sister; Sharon Wallace, sister-in-law, and nephews and nieces: Tim and Amanda Wallace, Richard and Camille Wallace, Theresa and Jeff Janecheck. Special Thanks for Many Friends. Memorial Mass Friday Sept. 13, 2013 3PM at The Basilica of St. Mary, 88 N. 17th St. Mpls., MN 612-333-1381.

Published in Pioneer Press on Sept. 8, 2013
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