68-year old Jerry Mertel of Peru died Thursday, September 5 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

A prayer service will be at 9:30am Tuesday at the Mueller Funeral Home in Peru followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph's Church in Peru. Private burial will follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Webster Park. Visitation will be 4 – 7pm Monday at the funeral home. 

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