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Gerald E. “Jerry” Goeb, age 61, of Buffalo, MN passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at Our Lady of Peace in St. Paul, MN.

Jerry was born on August 12, 1960 in Buffalo, MN the son of Aloysius G. and Jeanette G. (Prow) Goeb.

He graduated from Buffalo High School in 1979 and later attended Dunwoody Institute in Minneapolis, MN. On August 3, 1985 he married Valerie Kinikin.  Following their marriage, they resided in Buffalo where they raised their two sons: Ben and Matt. Jerry belonged to St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. He was also active in Catholic Charities, The Salvation Army and Red Cross. He inherited the gift of music from the Goeb family and performed in various local bands from the 1970’s through the mid 1990’s. Jerry was also an avid patron of Perkin’s. He was formerly employed as a machinist.

Survived by sons Ben (Tracy Traut) Goeb of Monticello, MN and Matt Goeb of Buffalo, MN; a daughter Samantha Kinikin of Cokato, MN; brothers Kevin (Kathy Kramer) Goeb and Thomas Goeb all of Montrose, MN; many other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by his parents.

A private graveside service for Gerald “Jerry” Goeb was held at St. Francis Cemetery in Buffalo, MN. Father Nathaniel Meyers officiated.

Celebration of Life will be held June 26, 2022 at the Buffalo American Legion in Buffalo, Minnesota from 1:00 – 5:00 PM.

The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo served the family. On-line condolences can be made at

3 Guestbook Entries

  1. Kathy Kramer

    Our Deepest sympathy in the loss of Jerry! He is at peaceful rest!
    Kathy Kramer and the Kramer family

  2. Jessica Weldele Handt

    My condolences to the Goeb Family during this difficult time. You’ll be in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. Jerry Niesen

    My sympathies to the family. Jerry will be missed, he always had a story or a joke. Perkins in Buffalo lost a good customer.


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