Jerry Rudbeck, age 80, of Brainerd, Minnesota passed away peacefully at his home May 7, 2020.
Jerry was born March 7, 1940 in Brainerd, Minnesota to Devere and Ludmilla Rudbeck. He married Betty Murray on January 27th, 1962. Together they had a very adventurous life living in Minnesota, Arizona, Canada and Alaska. During the 1960’s & 1970’s he was one of seven Racing Rudbeck Bros. racing Ski Doo snowmobiles. He was also a long time contractor around the Brained area for 45 years. He loved spending time at the cabin in Canada with family & friends. He was an avid fisherman, hunter and master storyteller.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Betty; three children Tammy (Erik) Paulson, Nick (Debbie) Rudbeck and Dana (Dave) Kletscher all of the Brainerd area. Grandchildren; Megan (Garrett) Rock, Ethan (Samantha) Rudbeck and Jordan (Johanna) Rudbeck. Great Grandchildren; Emmett, Hayden & Ava. Seven siblings; Jim, Bob, Jack, Roger, Rick, Mike & Mary and many, many other relatives.
Jerry is preceded in death by his parents.
A private celebration of Jer’s life will take place this summer.
Memorials may be sent to:
c/o Betty Rudbeck, 3767 Shady Lane Circle, Brainerd MN 56401