Jerry Francis Nalipinski, age 91, joined his beloved wife Marilyn on October 14, 2021.
Korean War Veteran, recipient of two Purple Hearts and the Bronze Star for action in North Korea. Jerry worked for Northwestern Bell until he retired. Long-time member of the North Saint Paul VFW. Jerry was instrumental in the creation of the Minnesota Korean War Veteran Memorial.
Survived by his brother Dan (Sue), and children Cindy (Russell) Peloquin, Laura Jackson (Dennis), Bill (Brenda) Nalipinski, Catherine (Eric) Loes, Paul (Kim) Nalipinski, Corinne (Bryan) Farmer, and 9 grandchildren, Blake, Julia, Marques, Peter, Logan, Margaret, Jack, Kayla and Kylee. Jerry is preceded in death by his parents John and Julia brothers Jack and Robert.
Visitation Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, 4-7 PM at HONSA FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 2460 East County Road E., White Bear Lake and one hour before Mass at church.
Funeral Mass Friday, Oct. 22, 2021 at 11 AM at ST. MARY OF THE LAKE CHURCH, 4741 Bald Eagle Ave., White Bear Lake, Minnesota.
In lieu of flowers memorials preferred to DAV and Cerenity Care Center of White Bear Lake.