Posner, Jerald

Written by David Green.

Jerald “Jerry” L. Posner, 63, of Wauseon, Ohio, died March 12, 2006 at Hospice of Perrysburg.

He was born March 29, 1942 in Wauseon, Ohio, to Leo and Vera (Johnston) Posner. He married Nora Muck on Feb. 19, 1966 and she survives.

Prior to his retirement, Jerry was a grocer for the former Miller Super Valu in Wauseon and the Super Valu in Morenci. He was a member of St. Caspar Catholic Church in Wauseon and was a U.S. Army veteran.

Besides his wife, Jerry is survived by two daughters, Kathleen (and Kevin Kauth) Gerschutz of Napoleon and Kellie (and Brian Boger) Mitchell of Toledo; a granddaughter, Brianne Gerschutz; two grandsons, Austin and Dylan Mitchell; three step-grandchildren, Colleen, Carolyn and Katelyn Kauth; two brothers, Ed Posner of Metamora and Ron Posner of Sylvania, and a sister, Mary Jane (and Herb) Hinkle of Milbury, Ohio.

Funeral services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Friday at Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon with Deacon Jim Dominique officiating. Visitation is planned from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Perrysburg.

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