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October 21, 2020

9/29/2020 5:29:00 PM
Studnicka, Jerry Lee

Jerry Lee Studnicka, 83, of Cobb, Wisconsin was called to his Heavenly home on September 26th, 2020. He was born on October 4th, 1936 the son of Edward and Grace (Everson) Studnicka in Fennimore Township Grant County, Wisconsin.
As a child, Jerry attended the "Blue School" and graduated from Fennimore High School in 1954. Jerry enjoyed a decades-long career as a carpenter and retired in 2001 from the UW Physical Plant as the Carpenter Shop supervisor. Throughout his life, he had many jobs including cheesemaker, mail delivery driver, and milk truck driver. He especially enjoyed working part-time as a gas station attendant at Fingerson's in Cobb in his later years. A man of many interests, Jerry had a lifelong passion for the outdoors; hunting and fishing with his friends and cousins. He cherished his slice of land where he built his house and enjoyed his mules and hunting dogs. Jerry loved the Lord with all his heart and accepted Jesus Christ as his savior on May 11, 1956. Most recently, he enjoyed fellowship at the Blue River Gospel Hall.
He is survived by his daughters Wendy Wittwer and Shelly (John) McLaughlin; granddaughters Alex Wittwer and Riley McLaughlin, his sisters Diana Studnicka and Barbara Mulhern, niece Brenda Biernacki, great nephews Aaron Biernacki and Trevor Ewing and many loving cousins, along with his beloved companion pets Buddy, Mitzi and Dolly.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter, Lori Studnicka.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday Oct. 10, 2020 at the Soman-Larson Funeral Home in Montfort with a private burial to be held in the Blue River Cemetery in Blue River, WI. A visitation will be held from 3:30-6:30 P.M. on Friday Oct. 9, 2020 at the Soman-Larson Funeral Home and from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service at the funeral home on Saturday. Memorials can be directed to the American Heart Association in loving memory of Jerry Studnicka. If planning on attending visitation or funeral services, the wearing of facemasks is being required. Online condolences may be made at

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