Jerry was predeceased by his daughter Tara-lea. He will be loving remembered by his loving wife Ruth of 30 years. His children Jami(Paul), Jerald and Melodie, Kim(Ken). His siblings June, Cheryl, Victor and Fred. His memory will be cherished by his Grandchildren, Stacey, Lesley, Andrea, Kristen, Reid, Shawna and Brandi. Along with his 12 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Near to his heart was his closest spiritual family. His best friend Dave and Carol Momy and family, Brian, Jodi, Aiyana and River Logan, Ken and Yvonne Funk.
Although he worked for Weston Bakeries for 35 years, his true career was that of serving his God Jehovah. He was baptized on July 12, 1963. In that time he studied the bible with many who dedicated their lives to serve Jehovah. He served as an Elder for 41 years. And had the privilege to serve for 30 of those year on the Hospital Liason Committee. He was a Rock spiritually to his family and many who needed scriptural encouragement.