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I am looking forward to seeing Jerry again when I'm called Home to be with Jesus. What a lovely gentleman. I met him through church and he was just a delight and had a great sense of fun. Such a warm smile. (And yes! Twinkle in his eyes and beautiful white hair!) I know he's dancing streets of gold, but I will miss him on this side. Hugs to Virginia and the rest of the family. He truly radiated the love and joy of Christ!

Posted by: Michelle Finch - Bondurant, IA - Friend   Jul 27, 2020

Jerry was a funny guy he always asked us if we needed help finding anything he always had a funny story to tell we will miss not seeing and talking to him

Posted by: Deb &Garry Baker - Des moines, IA - Coworker   Jul 26, 2020

I'm so sorry to hear about Jerry.
I worked with him at Walmart in Altoona. He was such an amazing man, caring, funny, full of charm. He'll be greatly missed.

Posted by: Yolanda Kooker - Altoona, IA - Coworker   Jul 24, 2020

So sorry for your loss.May your memories ease your grief.Jerry was such a pleasure to know and work with

Posted by: Linda Newman - Des Moines, IA - Coworker   Jul 23, 2020

What a man and what a legacy! As his friend and fellow prayer partner there is
much to be admired about Jerry. Walmart was fortunate to have Jerry as a
trusted employee. His work ethic was without equal and could be depended upon to be there and give consistent energy to his work. He was a proud grand parent who loved each of his grand children taking an effort to bring them to Awana week after week and keep them in his

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Posted by: dennis and Valerie sarenpa - Ankeny, IA - Family   Jul 23, 2020

So sorry for the loss of this awesome man.I worked with him at Walmart on SE 14th St Des Moines.Always had a smile & hello to pass to others.

Posted by: Angie Cleland - Des Moines, IA - Coworker   Jul 23, 2020

I am a first cousin my name is Shirley B {Adams} Bernhardt
my father Eddie Adams was a brother to Jerry Dad Henry Adams.
I am so sorry for you loss Jerry was a great man' Please give my
prayers to all of your family I would love to hear from all of you.
I'm friends with some of you on face book.
My Address is Shirley B Bernhardt
1713 Ave F
Scottsbluff Scottsbluff, Ne 69361

Posted by: Shirley Bernhardt - Scottsbluff, NE - Family   Jul 21, 2020