Jerold “Jerry” Vreeland Passed away with the rising sun on Sunday, July 24, 2022. Age 84. Beloved husband of Joan (nee Kralik) for 59 years. Proud father of Katherine (Chris) Savignac, Jay, Jason (Naomi) and Lorie (Paul) Lorbiecki. Loving grandfather of Heather, David, Jon, Bryan, Christopher, Steven, Audrey and Elise.
Jerry served his country in the United States Navy. He served his city as a Patrolman, Lieutenant and Detective for the Wauwatosa Police Department. Jerry was an avid bowler, fisherman, hunter and protector of wildlife and nature. He was an instructor at MATC and for many youth in Hunter Safety.
Jerry taught accordion for Lo Duca Brothers, played with Louis Bashell band and sang for many weddings and funerals.
Jerry was a founding member, the President and CEO of the Wauwatosa Credit Union (Focus Credit Union). He also served on the board of the Wisconsin Professional Police Association and the Wisconsin Coalition of Annuitants. He was a member of the Brookfield Masonic Lodge and Wellington Park Lutheran Church.
Jerry enjoyed meeting new people, sharing stories and making people smile.
Visitation will be held at the Funeral Home on Thursday, July 28th from 4-7PM. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 29th at UNITY LUTHERAN CHURCH, CHRIST THE KING CAMPUS, 4600 Pilgrim Rd, Brookfield, Wisconsin at 11AM with a 12PM service. Burial to follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park.