Jerry Dean Daehn was born in Ripon Wisconsin on June 17, 1946.
After a short battle with cancer, he passed away surrounded by his loving family on September 25, 2020. Jerry married his wife, Marjorie Meyer, on November 25, 1972. The two were happily married for 47 years and have lived in Combs, AR for the past 26 years. They have 2 children and 4 grandchildren: Nicholas and his wife Deven of Fayetteville, AR and their 2 children Avery and Andrew, and William and his wife Marie of Peachtree City, Georgia and their 2 children Talia and Caleb. Jerry was a graduate of Rosendale, WI High School, a veteran and sergeant of the United States Marine Corps, and attended the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh. Jerry had worked in both Wisconsin and Arkansas, and most recently retired from the Huntsville School District of Huntsville, AR in 2012. He loved to be outdoors and travel, volunteered and maintained several area parks, and was a skilled wood craftsman. He was a devoted husband, father and “Poppy.” Jerry is survived also by 2 brothers and 1 sister, Larry of New Glarus, WI, Homer and wife Patricia of Baraboo, WI, and Katherine Giebel of Fond du Lac, WI. He is preceded in death by his: father, Wilbur, mother, Lois, and sister, Ellen Goeden. At this time, because of covid restrictions, there will not be a public service.