PLATTSBURGH — Mr. Jack J. Jerry, 78, formerly of Valcour and Zephyrhills, Fla. passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at the Fletcher Allen Health Care Facility in Burlington, Vt.
He was born in West Chazy, N.Y. on May 12, 1935, the son of Laurence A. and Dorothy M. (Patro) Jerry. Jack was an avid baseball fan of the Brooklyn Dodgers, whom he tried out for. Jack co-owned and operated Bernie's Lounge on South Catherine St.
He was predeceased by his parents, Laurence and Dorothy Jerry; his brothers, Albert, Leland and James Jerry; and a step son-in-law, Edgar Golden.
Jack is survived by his wife, Bernice V. Jerry of Plattsburgh; his step daughters, Yvonne Lawrence and her husband David of Plattsburgh, Beverly Messer and her husband Arnold of New Windsor, N.Y., Angela Golden of Beekmantown; several step grandchildren; several step great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews also survive him.
Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Interment will be Monday May 5, 2014 at St. Joseph's Cemetery, West Chazy following Mass which will be held at 9 a.m. May 5, 2014.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901, (518) 561-3980
Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.