Jerome ‘Jerry’ Clarence Dingmann, 76
May 19, 1943-May 15, 2020
Jerome (Jerry) Clarence Dingmann, 76, died after a short battle with cancer on May 15 at Country Manor in Sartell. A
celebration of his life will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday, July 24 at Shady’s Hometown Tavern in Albany.
Dingmann was born May 19, 1943 to Joseph and Katherine (Jacobs) Dingmann in Melrose. He worked at Electrolux for 37 years before retiring in 2005. He married Mary (Honer) on May 4, 2007 at their home, and resided there until his passing. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, driving his motorcycle, and spending time with his family.
Survivors include the following: his wife Mary; his daughter, Selena (Ervin Jr.) Bueckers; Mary’s two sons, whom he always considered his own; Michael (Amy) Honer and Matthew (Janelle) Honer; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; his brothers and sisters; Renee Braegelmann, Janet (Claude) Yurczyk; JoAnn (Leon) Salzl; Ron (Judy); Harold (Jean); Eldred (Judy); Vern (Joyce); Duane (Ann); Arnie (Renee); and Joe (Mary).
Dingmann was preceded in death by his parents, brother-in-law Ralph Braegelmann, and niece Jody Dingmann.
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.