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Gerald Eugene Trusner

Gerald Eugene “Jerry” Trusner, age  74 of Decatur died Friday, February 1, 2019 in
Decatur Memorial Hospital with his family by his side.

Funeral service to celebrate Jerry’s life will be held 11:00 am Wednesday, February 6,
2019 at Northwest Christian Church (1306 N. Stanley Ave. Decatur, IL.) with Pastor
Steve Higgs officiating. Visitation will be held at the church Tuesday, February 5, 2019
from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and one hour before the funeral service. Burial will be in
Harristown Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Cancer Care Specialists of Central
Illinois. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.

Jerry was born in September of 1944 in Decatur son of Robert and Wilma  Trusner. He
graduated from Niantic Harristown High School. Jerry was a proud member of the
Teamster Union and a truck driver for T&R Transit. He married Dixie Merriman in
August of 1964. He later married Teresa  Meece in September of 1982.

Surviving is his wife, Teresa Trusner, son, Jerry (Shannon) Trusner of Atlanta, GA.,
daughters, Michelle (Jeremy) Gorrell of Decatur, Danene (Joshua) Rash of Bloomington,
IL., Natalie Trusner (Mike Castellani) of Batavia, IL., grandchildren, Rylee Trusner and
Sophia Gorrell, brothers, Terry (Arlene) Trusner, Tim (Ronna) Trusner, sisters, Linda
Dowling, Barb (Ken) Wilkin.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents.

The family would like to express their thanks to Dr. Mario Velasco and all the staff at
Cancer Care Specialists.

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