Dr. Gerald Arthur Heuer

Aug. 31, 1930 Sept. 14, 2021
Thursday, September 23, 2021
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Dr. Gerald Arthur Heuer died unexpectedly on Sept. 14, 2021, in Moorhead, Minn., at age 91.

He was born Aug. 31, 1930,to William and Selma (Rosenberg) Heuer in Bertha, Minn.

He was married to Jeanette (Knedel) for 67 years, and together they raised four children: Paul (Julie), Karl, Ruth (Will Allen), and Otto. He greatly enjoyed his four grandchildren: Jeremy (Ashley), Dylan (Angela), Will Allen and Clara Allen.

Jerry was a professor of mathematics at Concordia College from 1956 to 1995, and after retirement, was Mathematician in Residence until his death.

Since 1978, he and Jeanette spent summers at their cabin near Nye, Mont., and attended Immanuel Lutheran Church in Absarokee.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to The Dr. Gerald A. and Jeanette M. Heuer Endowed Mathematics Award.

A Gathering of Friends will be Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., with a Sharing of Memories at 6:30 p.m., in Korsmo Funeral Chapel, Moorhead. A Life Celebration Service for Dr. Heuer will be Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, at 3 p.m., in Trinity Lutheran Church, Moorhead. Dr. Heuer’s service will be livestreamed and that link is on his obituary page on Korsmo website. The link for donations is on that same page.

Memories and condolences may be shared at www.korsmofuneralservice.com