Gerald William Schad,75, of Howards Grove, passed away on Friday, February 4, 2022, at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center. He was born March 3, 1946, to the late Theodore and Frances (Nennig) Schad in Howards Grove. He married Ramona (Gillgren) Schad on July 4, 1977. Gerald proudly served in the Army from 1965 to 1971. He worked for Kohler and the Chilton Turkey Farm. He was an avid sports fan, enjoyed gardening, being outdoors, fishing and spending time with his family. He was a member of St. Dominics Catholic Church where he was an usher. He also volunteered his time to Howards Groves Meals on Wheels. He is survived by his wife, sons, Nicholas, Howards Grove, Matthew, Howards Grove and James (Fiancée Jacklyn Pittner), Sheboygan; grandson, Ethan Schad. He is preceded in death by his parents.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, at 1:00 pm at Zimmer Westview Funeral and Cremation Care Center, W 2132 Garton Rd, Sheboygan. Entombment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park with military honors. Relatives and friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, from 11:00 am until the time of service.
A memorial fund will be established in Geralds name.
The family would like to express their gratitude to the nurses on the 3rd floor at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center for their care, compassion, and support.