Friday, April 6, 2012

Bo Diddley

Jerry Dee and the Intruders

Bo Diddley

Sara Record Co.
Sauk City, Wis.

Producer Dick Hoff


According to the Wisconsin Folk Library Index, the Intruders were active from 1961 to 1964.

Jerry Dee's real name : Weslyn J. LaMuska

Band members :

Mike Schellberger, drums; Wayne Toske, guitar, James Wahl, guitar and Mick Zirngible, bass.

Weslyn J. LaMuska "Jerry Dee," 68, of Eau Claire passed away peacefully on Monday, January 25, 2010.

He was born on August 6, 1941 in Joliet, IL to John and Gladys (Bortle) LaMuska.

After graduating in 1959 from Memorial High School, he pursued a career in singing and was known as Jerry Dee And The Intruders. Weslyn had a love for singing and animals! He also sang in the choir at Bethel Church in Eau Claire. After his singing career, he started his own interior decorating business and did that for about 20 years.

For the past 10 years, he worked at Walmart as a photo lab technician.

(From his obituary published by the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram)


1 comment:

  1. Nice find. Its good to know there were smart well dressed cats with cool hair still around in 1963.