Mechanic 02

Jerry L. Slusher

October 3, 1937 ~ November 17, 2020 (age 83)

Obituary Image


Jerry L. Slusher, 83 of Logansport, passed way on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

Jerry was born on October 3, 1937 in Walton, IN and is the son to the late Harold and Mary (Grandstaff) Slusher.  On August 8, 1959 he married Patricia L. Ebey who preceded him in death on July 9, 2011.

Jerry was a co-owner and operator of Slushers Garage and Body Shop. Jerry was a United States Navy Veteran and a member of the Seabees.

Jerry enjoyed attending sporting events and was a dedicated supporter of Logansport Athletics. He also loved spending time with his family.

Surviving is a son, Jerry W. (Daphne) Slusher of Logansport; daughter, Terri (John) Clem of Logansport; three grandsons, Derek Clem of Lafayette; Ryan Clem of Peru; Jacob Slusher of Mt. Vernon, Iowa; and one granddaughter, Jaclyn (Clark) Wehmeier of Franklin, IN.

Due to covid-19 restrictions a private family service will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, November 20, 2020 with Pastor Bruce Vernon officiating.  This celebration of life service will be livestreamed. You can access this live stream by visiting ( and clicking on “live funeral services” and selecting “todays service”.

Memorials can be made to the Logansport Berries Athletic Fund.

You may sign Jerry’s guestbook and send condolences to the family at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Jerry L. Slusher, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Jerry L. Slusher
© 2021 Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy