9-11 AM Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Boulger Funeral Home
11 AM Saturday at Boulger Funeral Home
Clifford Cemetery in Clifford, ND
Boulger Funeral Home
Jerry passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at Sanford Health Palliative Care in Fargo.
Jerome H. Lehman was born on February 2, 1937, the son of Harold and Grace (Miller) Lehman in Wahpeton, ND. He spent his childhood attending St. John’s Catholic School in Wahpeton. Jerry then moved to Fargo in his early adulthood to pursue various vocations.
Jerry enjoyed his home in Fargo throughout his remaining years. He perfected his vocational skills among various companies including Lenzmeier Trucking, a freight and roofing company; as well as Merit Care Hospital for a number of years. Jerry was a member of the Teamsters in Wahpeton. He enjoyed the company of great friends, telling tall tales, traveling and camping with his 5th-wheel camper, and tinkering on anything with a motor.
Jerry is survived by his mother, Grace Lehman of Wahpeton; his brother, James (Carol) Lehman of Fargo; his sister, Judy (Nelson) Coleman of Placentia, CA; his son, Jeremy (Katie) Lehman of Fargo; several nieces and nephews; and many other dear relatives and friends. Jerry was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly (Bratholt); his father, Harold; and many uncles and aunts.