Gerald Hugo”Jerry” Fuchs, Jr., age 61 of Waller, passed away on Oct. 24, 2011.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Gerald and Helen Ruth Fuchs; and is survived by his wife
Becky Fuchs; son, Joshua Fuchs; sisters Carole Peltier and husband Don, Susie Griesemer and husband Mike, Diane Hovas and husband John as well as numerous
nieces, nephews and other family members.
Jerry was a blessed man to have survived cancer at the age of 19. He went on to lead a happy and
productive life as a teacher, coach, golfer, fisherman, and avid supporter of the Texas Longhorns. Jerry has left a legacy of family love, loyal friendships,
passion for children and educating youth and fond memories of Hill Country life in Blanco, Texas.
The family would like to thank the extended friends and staff at Methodist Hospital and Brazos Valley
Hospice for their care and support during Jerry’s courageous battle of complications received from early cancer treatments.
A celebration of his life was Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Jerry Fuchs Memorial Scholarship Fund c/o First
National Bank Bellville; 31384 FM 2920 Suite A; Waller, Texas 77484. [Guest Book @ www.canonfuneralhome.com]
Canon Funeral Home & Monument Co., 1420 Farr St., Waller, TX 77484, (936) 372-3683, www.canonfuneralhome.com
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