On September 27, 1969 he married Donna Mott in Colorado Springs, Colorado They spent 10 years traveling with Herzog’s Asphalt Division. In 2012, he retired from Herzog Railroad Division.
He is preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include his wife Donna, sons Kevin Trump and Andrew (Tiffany) Trump, daughters Teresa (Jerry) Smith and Samantha (George) Mitchell of Elwood, sisters Amy Berger of Milwaukee, WI and Pamela (Lyle) Jones of Warrensburg, IL, 9 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jesse’s body was cremated. There will be a gathering of friends and family to celebrate his life on Saturday, November 2, 2013, 12:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at the Elwood Community Center. Harman-Rohde Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.