Nov. 29, 1944 – Jan. 7, 2018

FREMONT -- Gerald "Jerry" R. Shellard, 73 years, of Fremont passed away Jan. 7, 2018, at Fremont Health Medical Center. He was born Nov. 29, 1944, in Bremerton, Washington, to Maurice and Marzella (Greenfield) Shellard.

Jerry grew up in Hooper and then resided in Fremont. He married Virginia Henrichson on July 17, 1972, in Fremont. He was the head custodian for Fremont Public Schools for 30+ years. Jerry enjoyed bow hunting and fishing. He loved his dog, Bradley.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia; daughter, Rochelle (Steve) Wunderlich of Palm City, Florida; and two grandchildren, Eli and Tanner Wunderlich.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; his infant son, Scott Shellard; and one brother.

The funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont. The Rev. Scott Jensen will officiate. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be at Memorial Cemetery in Fremont.

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Tammy Greunke is a native of Cedar Bluffs and reports on entertainment news, general news and sports.

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