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Gerald F. Wisniewski “Jerry Whiz”

February 3, 1939 - April 27, 2019

Gerald F. Wisniewski “Jerry Whiz” , age 80, of Millsboro, DE, and formerly of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, April 27, 2019, surrounded by his family.

Born in Wilmington, DE on February 3, 1939, he was the son of the late Francis “Frank” A. and Joan D. (Olenderski) Wisniewski.  Jerry proudly served his country in the U.S. National Guard.  He worked at Delaware Importers, retiring after 38 years of dedicated service.

Jerry was a member of the Rod and Gun Club, Terrace Athletic Club and Amvets.  He loved his family very much, and most adored the antics of his great grandchildren.  Jerry enjoyed shooting shuffleboard, Nascar racing, dancing and being with his family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Carolyn Wisniewski; and beloved son, Mark Wisniewski from his first marriage.  Jerry is survived by his children from his first marriage, Felicia Rogers (Keith) of Georgetown, DE, Michael Wisniewski (Yulia) of Georgetown, DE and Tracie Burger (Fred) of Millsboro, DE; sister, Joan Gutowski (Edward) of Havertown; 13 grandchildren, Brandi Jones, Lindsey Walls, Alec Rogers, Chelsie Rogers, Matthew Cratty, Amber Wisniewski, Zachary Wisniewski, Andrew Wisniewski, Daniel Wisniewski, Jarrett Burger, Kaylie Burger, Gabriel Wisniewski and Abbigail Wisniewski; 7 great grandchildren, Aubrey Jones, Kennedi Jones, Remie Jones, Declan Jones, Colton Rogers, Nathan Rogers and the anticipated arrival of Georgia May Walls; along with nieces and nephews.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 10:45 am on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 10:45 am.  Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Jerry’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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9 Condolences for Gerald F. Wisniewski “Jerry Whiz”

  • HI Dear Cousin Jerry Thanks 4 Ur
    Mass Card Of My Dear Mom 3-Yrs.Ago Now!-May 2ND.2019 is There
    Wedding Anniversary !
    R.I.P.Now Dear Cuzz Gerry!
    Your With ur Parents and Your Son And Your Wife Now Carol!
    Keep Looking Down and Watch Over Me and All OF US Now Amen!🙏🙏🙏🌹❣️🌺❤️Love U Dear Cousin-
    Lots Of Huggs And Kisses To u OF MY
    Dear Mom And Dad With U Now Amen!-Let The Light Shine On U Now!
    God Bless Y-Ur Loving Family And UR
    Dear Sister Too!
    Rest In Peace Now Dear Cousin.-
    God Has Set You Free.
    Peace Out.-

  • Hi Dear Cousin Gerry:)
    GOD SPEED To U Now!
    R.I.P.Now With UR Wife Now Carol,,
    Your Son Mark With Your Dear Parents Too With My Dear Mom/Dad.
    Thoughts and Prayers are With UR
    Dear Sister,Also With Your Family To.
    Y Will Be Very Missed To US All.
    Keep Those Shuffleboards Shining Brite With Golden Sparkles Onn Them Now Dear Cousin.
    May God Bless u Now In Peace Amen!
    👍🙏❤️🌹😇Till WE Meet Again.

  • I am so sorry to hear of Jerry’s passing. I have many fond memories of Jerry. Your family are in my prayers.

  • Sorry for your loss.Jerry was such a sweet man with a heart of gold. Rest in peace.

  • Uncle Jerry, was a fun lovable person. He loved everyone. He will surely be missed by my family. RIP, you are with Aunt Kay, Mark, and my parents and also Roz. Tell them all I love them and miss them.

  • Condolences to the family. Jerry was an amazing man and a wonderful friend.

  • Heartfelt sympathy goes out to Jerry’s family. Especially my best friend Frank. Jerry always treated me as if I were his child. On the weekends, I spent more time with the whiz family than my own. The days at Bethany Beach were some of the best days of my life. Best wishes to the family. Love Tricia Sypniewski

  • We are so sorry to here of Jerry’s passing. We know he will be missed by family and friends, at the Rod and Gun Club. We send Lots of Love to the family.

  • Ace and I will miss Jerry. He was a great neighbor.