Jerry Lee Rathke, 64, Shipshewana, died at 8:11 a.m. Friday, July 14, at his residence. His death was unexpected but due to natural causes.
On May 5, 1986, he married Marilyn Smith in LaGrange.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Kristine (Christopher) Smith, Mecosta, Michigan, and Jennifer Miller, Lawton, Michigan; son, Bradley (Christina) , Bremen; and his parents, Eugene and Polly Rathke, Goshen.
Visitation will be from noon until the 2 p.m. memorial service Monday, July 17, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury.
Published on  July 14, 2017