June 14, 1933 - November 8, 2015


Mass of Christian Burial will be at 12:00PM Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at St. Augustine’s Catholic Church, St. Cloud for Juletta K. Gerads, of St. Cloud who passed away Sunday at her residence after a courageous battle with cancer. Rev. Scott Pogatchnik will officiate and entombment will be in the Assumption Cemetery Mausoleum, St. Cloud. Friends and relatives may call from 4:00-8:00PM on Tuesday, November 10, at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, St. Cloud and also one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. Parish prayers will be at 7:00PM Tuesday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.

Juletta was born in Farming Township, Stearns County to John and Augustine (Bloch) Ritter. She married Isadore Gerads on August 5, 1953 in St. Peter’s Catholic Church, St. Cloud. Juletta was employed at the St. Cloud Hospital for 14 years. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed trips to the casino, and watching the Minnesota Twins.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Isadore, her children; Sheila (David) Oien, of St. Cloud, Bruce (Evette) of St. Cloud, Pam (Mark) Rosha, of St. Augusta and Shawn(Cheryl) of St. Joseph; nine grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother and sisters; George Ritter, Marie Meyer, Catherine Donabauer, Dolores Gerads and great grandson Luke Oien.

Juletta’s family would like to thank the Coborn’s Cancer Center and the CentraCare Hospice for their excellent care of Juletta.