Gerald J. ‘Jerry’ Hillesheim

MANKATO – Gerald J. “Jerry” Hillesheim, 71, of Mankato and formerly of New Ulm, died Saturday, March 12, 2016, at the Oaklawn Rehabilitative Center in Mankato.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m., Saturday, March 19, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm.

Burial will be in the New Ulm City Cemetery with full military honors being conducted at the cemetery by the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor Guard.

Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm is in charge of the arrangements.

A complete obituary will appear in the Wednesday edition.