Gerald Duane Hohn was born December 2, 1950 in Mitchell to Norman and Irene (Sigmund) Hohn. He grew up near Letcher where he attended Goodwin Country School and graduated from Letcher High School in 1969. He then attended SDSU for one year. Gerald spent his entire life farming near Letcher. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and enjoyed shooting pool in the D&E League under Jakes Lounge, Pony Hills League, and an avid player with the Moose Lodge.
He is survived by a sister, Janice Buckley of Rapid City, a brother, Larry (Maribeth) Hohn of Mitchell, one nephew, Travis Hohn of Mitchell and a great nephew and great niece, Mason and Molly Hohn.
He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant brother and his brother-in-law, Gary Buckley.