~~Jerry was born in Tacoma, Washington on June 17, 1934, and went home to Heaven on May 3, 2017. He is survived by Glenys, his wife of 62 years, daughters Susan Greenleaf (Michael), Sarah Jane McPherson, grandchildren Anastasia, Aleksander, and Tabitha Joy.
Jerry was proud of his eight years of service in the Navy Seabees. He worked for the Tacoma News Tribune for 34 years and then enjoyed the rest of his working years in the car business which he loved.
He was a loving, devoted husband, father and grandfather who was very proud of his family! He also cherished his many friends.
His storytelling and sense of humor was legendary.
Please attend his memorial service at Life Center Tacoma, Monday May 15th at 4 p.m. with reception following.
Bring your best Jerry story!