Gerald Charles Evans Jr. | 05/11/2024 Obituary 2024

Gerald Charles Evans Jr. Obituary

Gerald Charles Evans Jr.

Born: December 24, 1949
Died: May 11, 2024
Age: 74


Gerald Charles Evans Jr., age 74, of Eagan, MN, passed away on May 11, 2024, surrounded by loving family, including his children, grandchildren, and siblings. Jerry was born on December 24, 1949, to Beverly and Gerald Sr. in St. Paul, MN.

Jerry was raised in Roseville and graduated from Alexander Ramsey High School, now Roseville High School. He then went on to join the United States Army and was active in serving our country for 17 years.

Jerry began his 40-year career working as a clerk for Hennepin County in the Child Support office until retiring in 2008. He married the love of his life, Marsha, in 1977 and celebrated their love until her passing in 2015.

Family and Friends

Jerry was a devoted father, grandfather, brother, and friend. He was survived by his two children, Melissa (Ty) and Michael; three grandchildren, Isabella, Lucas, and Ethan; two siblings, brother Jim (Linda) and sister Mary Jo (Dean); and a large family of nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Marsha; mother, Beverly (Fred); and father, Gerald Sr. (Marcie).

Celebration of Life

Please join us in celebrating Jerry on May 29th, 2024, at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church (located at 12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Road in Apple Valley, MN 55124).

  • Visitation to begin at 9:00 am
  • Memorial services at 10:00 am
  • Light luncheon to follow
  • Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery (located at 7601 34th Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55450)