Jerry Andresen

Jerry Andresen, 74,

formerly of Minot and

Lake Upsilon died on

February 15, 2019 in Yaki-

ma, WA following a 13

month battle with brain


Jerry was a longtime

educator with the Depart-

ment of Defense Depen-

dent Schools (DODDS).

He moved to Minot in

1994 and was a highly

sought after substitute

teacher in the Minot, St.

John and Rolla School


Area survivors include:

Patricia (LaVerne) Hight

of Minot and Peggy Gess-

ner of Lake Upsilon.

He was preceded in

death by: his parents and

wife, the former Theresa

“Teri” Thomas of rural


Memorial Booksigning:

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00

p.m. in Thomas Family

Funeral Home, Minot.

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