Geraldine “Gerry” Hentrup, 85, Jasper

Geraldine HentrupGeraldine “Gerry” Hentrup, 85, of Jasper, died Saturday (April 9) at Brookside Village Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Dubois February 18, 1931, to Anthony and Selma (Fischer) Strotman Sr. She married Wilfred Hentrup October 20, 1949, at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church in Dubois. He died September 28, 2014.

Gerry retired from the Jasper Holiday Inn where she worked for 40 years. She was a member of St. Raphael’s Church. She enjoyed bingo, playing cards, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by one daughter, Beth Leistner and husband Bill, Dubois; one son, Dale Hentrup and wife Linda, Dubois; two grandchildren, Kevin Leistner and Audrey Kluesner; and two great-grandchildren, Grace and Bentley Kluesner.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Lucille Royer and Annis Ferguson. and one brother, Anthony Strotman, Jr.

Friends may call from 9-11 Tuesday at St. Raphael’s Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the church or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at Funeral services at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St.Raphael’s Church with burial following in the church cemetery.

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