Dr. Jerree Stroh passed away on December 24, 2023. More than anything, Jerree celebrated being a husband, father, and grandfather. Together with his wife of 60 years, Mary Elizabeth (Ibbie) Stroh, Jerree created a beautiful family who adored him and that will always be his greatest legacy.
Born on August 12, 1941, to Albert and Lydia Stroh in Longmont, Jerree grew up farming and raising cattle on the family farm 3 miles south of Johnstown (now Pioneer Ridge) with his brother Jim. Jerree won state awards for high producing sugar beets. He also sold a prize steer that ultimately paid for his medical school. Jerree graduated top of his class at Johnstown High School (now Roosevelt High School), was captain of the football and wrestling teams, in addition to running track and starring in high school plays. After graduating high school in 1959, he went on to attend Colorado State University in Ft. Collins. He joined the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity in college and established many close and lifelong friendships with his fraternity brothers. After graduation Jerree received his medical degree from University of Colorado (he was a man divided).