Saturday, August 15, 2020

Jerry Gail Struthers, 77, Kasson

Jerry Gail Struthers, 77, of Kasson, passed away on Monday, July 20, 2020 at Mayo Clinic Hospital Saint Mary's Campus in Rochester.

Jerry was born on Oct. 18, 1942 in Cyrus, MN to Bernard and Florence (Mathison) Struthers. He worked at NRI, formerly named the Waters Instruments of Rochester for over 35 years. 

He enjoyed woodworking and the metal arts. 

He married Jane Cepelak on Oct. 19, 1969 in Hayfield. Together they made their home in Kasson.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Jane Struthers of Kasson; brother, John Struthers of Stewartville; sisters, Judy Lehman of Kingsley, MI and June Winters of Apache Junction, AZ; and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral service was at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Kasson, with Pastor Nirmala Reinschmidt officiating. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery in Hayfield.

Memorials are suggested to St. John’s Lutheran Church Foundation Fund.

The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff at Mayo Clinic, Mary Brigh 6-F and Field Crest Care Center for all of the wonderful care Jerry received.

To share a special memory or condolence please visit, Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes, 801 7th St SE Kasson, MN 59944 (507)634-6510.  Blessed be his memory. 


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