Gerald A. Holehouse
Gerald Anthony “Jerry” Holehouse, 84, Appleton, father of a
Junction City man, died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2016.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at
Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Appleton. A private burial for the family will
take place in Grafton.
Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb.
13, until the Mass.
Donations may be made in his name to Sacred Heart Catholic
Church in Appleton.
Fargo Funeral Home in Kaukauna assisted with arrangements.
Mr. Holehouse was born Nov. 4, 1931, in Milwaukee, a son of
the late Robert and Antoinette Holehouse.
He served in the U.S. Air Force in Bermuda during the Korean
He was married to Mary Joann Fischer. She preceded him in
He was later married to Patricia Deeley. She preceded him in
He was a construction and insurance damage estimator for
most of his career. His work began in Wisconsin, and later moved him to
California for a short time.
In retirement, he donated his time and efforts to the Sacred
Heart Catholic Church in Appleton.
Survivors include two sons, Michael (Kellee) Holehouse,
Flower Mound, Texas, and Steve (Kerrilyn Gacke) Holehouse, Junction City; three
daughters, Laura (Kurt) Westenberger, Janesville, Lynn (Jeff) Tomlin, Kennesaw,
Ga., and Jennifer (Larry) Groben, Minneapolis, Minn.; one brother, Clyde (Lois)
Holehouse; four stepchildren, Linda
Fischer, Diane Brunette, Christopher (Jill) Fischer and Joseph (Sandy) Fischer;
10 grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Robert