Gerald D. Lund “Big Jer”

Gerald D. Lund “Big Jer”, age 73, of Friendship, Wisconsin passed away Monday, January 3, 2022, at Gundersen Hospital in La Crosse.

A celebration of life will be held from 12 Noon to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 12, 2022 at the Grand Marsh Community Center.

Gerald was born March 8, 1948, in Chicago, Illinois to Wilbert & Estelle (Peters) Lund. He married Nancy Fleury on August 25, 2007, in Grand Marsh, WI.

Gerald enjoyed being an owner-operator for 40+ years.  The best trucker out there.  He enjoyed fishing out on the lake.  Enjoyed cooking out with family and friends.

Gerald was preceded in death by his parents, and granddaughter Aria.

He is survived by his wife: Nancy, 2 children: Jerry (Kristi) & Shannon (David), stepchildren: James (Starr), David, Alex, Clifford, Teddie & Valerie, 2 sisters: Anna Marie (Richard) & Nanette (Chris), 12 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, and many other relatives & friends.

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  1. Heather Stiltz says:

    Nancy & Valerie,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Please know you and your family remain in my prayers.

  2. The Oberdorf’s says:

    Nancy, Jerry and Kristi —

    So sorry to hear this sad unexpected news;
    What a kind man Big Jer was. Will remember the Halloween Party —so much fun!

    Diana, Dan and Jessica

  3. Lloyd and Pam VanBeek says:

    Nancy and family, so sorry for your loss of Jerry. He was a wonderful man. Our thoughts are with you at this time.

  4. Kelly Duesterhoeft says:

    I’m so incredibly sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy and love go out to y’all.

  5. Ashley tuttle says:

    So sorry for your loss Nancy 🧡
    Ashley & Tim

  6. Ryan Fleury says:

    Aunt Nancy and cousins, I’m sorry for the loss, he will be loved and missed dearly. I’ll never forget the times we shared together as a family during thanksgiving.

  7. Theresa olson says:

    So sorry for the loss of your father! My condolences to you and your family Jerry!

  8. Tiffanee says:

    Sorry for your loss!

  9. Barbara Blaha says:

    My condolences to you Nancy and family I met him At James and Starr wedding exceptional man. He was so very fun and full of life. May God bless.

  10. Cathy carawan says:

    My deepest sympathy to my sister Nancy Lund n her family my thoughts n prayers r with u..❤🙏

  11. Cathy carawan says:

    My deepest sympathy to my sister Nancy Lund n the family my thoughts n prayers r with u..❤🙏

  12. Vera Buerger says:

    Prayers for all another wonderful soul gone thanks for blessing me and my family with the time you gave us! Much love ❤️

  13. Heather Gawronski-Salerno says:

    Shannon and family – my biggest hugs and love right now. I’m so sorry you lost such a huge part of your life. I hope you find peace in your continued love and memories.

  14. Joe Hartwell says:

    I’m very sorry! Stay strong! And tell his story!

  15. Kelly Hare says:

    So sorry for your loss prayers for you all

  16. Molly Schroeer says:

    To the Family,
    I am so very sorry and saddened for your loss. I loved him very much, as Jerry was an important part of my life transitioning from a lost youngster to a responsible adult. He always treated me the same. Loving and supportive. My heart is pouring with love for you all. Sending prayers as well.

  17. Batb says:

    Jerry so sorry for your loss Prayer to you and you family.

  18. Missy says:

    Fly high Jer. Shannon and Jerry. I am so Sorry for your loss. May GOD strengthen you during such a difficult time. Much love sent to the family.

  19. Claudette Treadwell says:

    Dear Shannon & Family, my Heart is Heavy for you,the circle of life is not fair,cherish the memories! My Best to All of you!! Love Claudette, Dave,XOXO

  20. Susan A Ottum says:

    Jerry and Kristi sorry for your loss. He will be missed.

  21. Larry Nelson says:

    Jerry and Christy sorry for your loss

  22. Sandra Keith says:

    So sorry. Jerry was a big part of our early life, someone who was always there to help to laugh and have fun to dance or to support when needed. I know he will be missed. Love and prayers for your families.

  23. Teresa ott says:

    So sorry for your loss!!

  24. Sandy Reinke says:

    My deepest sympathy to the family. May God comfort you in your time of loss.

  25. Jeff geissler says:

    Sorry for your loss