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Jerald Shaver

September 21, 1930 — June 13, 2020

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Jerald E. Shaver, age 89 of Eagan formerly Newport and Cottage Grove, passed away on June 13, 2020.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Delores on May 1st;  parents Melvin and Effie; son David Shaver; brothers-in-law Daniel Landwehr and Gordon Peterson.

Jerald is survived by his beloved children, Peter (Cindy) Shaver, Susan (Wayne) Kahler and Glenn Shaver; grandchildren, Nicole (Matt) Braun, Patrick (Allison) Shaver, Steve (Natasha) Shaver, Kirsten (David Stoutland) Kahler, Ashleigh (Josh) Sanford, Kristal Shaver and Amy Shaver; great-grandchildren, Madison and McKenzie Braun, Hunter Shaver and Colton Sanford; sister Caroline Landwehr; brother Allen (Christine) Shaver; Carol Peterson as well as his nieces and nephews.

Private burial will take place and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

To protect the health and safety of all, services are currently being limited as required by state and local authorities and the CDC. Expressions of sympathy during this time can be left on the condolences page available on the obituary portion on our website. We also encourage you to view the video tribute once it becomes available or complete the HeartStrings online sympathy page with the link above. Check the funeral home website for the latest COVID-19 update or changes to the service schedule.

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Hastings Avenue and 65th Street S.

, Newport, MN 55055

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