Gerald Brooks Wahlen, age 74, of Darien, WI, met his Lord and Savior on the evening of August 25, 2012. Jerry was born, December 3, 1937, in Chicago, IL in Swedish Covenant Hospital. He was the first born of Lawrence Marshall and Helen Louise. At age 6, he moved with his parents to Rochester, MN, then on to Navarre, MN. In high school he excelled in basketball and music. He loved skiing and tennis. He graduated from Mound High School. With a beautiful tenor voice, he attended Northwestern College in Minneapolis, Minnesota as a Music major. He had an outgoing personality loving people, music, working with his hands, and a passion for hunting, fishing, cycling and being
He was preceded in death by his wife, Arlene. He leaves his father Lawrence, three sons, Kent, Erik (Christina, Jack, Becca and Ana) Trevor (Pam) and 3 daughters, Kerry
(two children and two great grandchildren), Renee (Blake), Corinne (Christopher, Cody,
Caitlin). Three sisters, Patricia Olsen (Stan), Pamela Dupere (George), and Penelope
Donelson, (David), and nephews and nieces Nate, Mark, Nisse, Katherine, Molly.
Services will be held on Thursday, August 30 at 11:00 a.m. at Community Church of
Elkhorn 4654 Briggs Road Elkhorn, WI. Viewing will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the church.
Peace Be To His Memory!
Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan, WI is assisting the family. Visit us at monroefh.com.