Gerald "Doc" Backus
December 12, 1936 - April 20, 2015
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Saturday 4/25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Saturday 4/25, 2:00 pm

Jerry Backus, age 78 of Nekoosa, died unexpectedly at the home of his daughter in Appleton on Monday night, April 20, 2015. Jerry was born in Kewaskum on December 12, 1936, son of the late Edwin and Vinelda (Schultz) Backus. Jerry was a graduate of the Kewaskum High School, and proudly served in the United…

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Madison Overmoen St. Paul MN left a message on April 23, 2015:

Jerry was a valued member of the Twin Cities Board of Governors and his involvement was valued by all who knew him. Their are not many like him. Thanks Jerry. Madison

Shirley Foote left a message on April 23, 2015:

Diana, I was so sorry to hear about your dad. You have our deepest sympathies and know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time.

Betty Andringa left a message on April 23, 2015:

Dear Char, Diana and Tami. My condolences to you. He will be missed by his many friends and family. Please know that you will be in my thoughts and prayers. Love & Hugs to you! Betty Andringa

Melissa Smith Rhodes left a message on April 23, 2015:

So sorry to hear about Jerry's passing. He was always so nice to me and allowed me to cut wood at the land. I will miss him stopping in to check in on me. Please let me know if I can help you with anything. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Melissa

donald e. mattson left a message on April 22, 2015:

Char&family.Our thought\'s and prayers go out to you.Always enjoyed jerry,s and my freindship the night\'s
before our meetings. Also his
support when i was chairman of the board.He was truly a good and trusted freind.He was a great shriner!
DON & JAN MATTSON
RAPID CITY SO. DAK.

Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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