Jerry Guse Passes 5/20/13

Published 05/20 2013 10:46PM

Updated 05/20 2013 10:52PM

Rockford, Illinois-Long time Lutheran coach Jerry Guse passed away Sunday after a battle with cancer.

Visitation will be held Thursday (May 23rd) from 4pm to 8pm at Lutheran High School.

Guse was diagnosed with cancer last summer. Despite his battle he still attended most of the Lutheran football games last fall, and he was on the bench for most of the Lutheran boys basketball games over the winter.  One of Guse's sons Tom Guse is the head basketball coach at Lutheran.

Jerry Guse also coached youth sports in the Stateline for many years.

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