Jerry W. Morey, 84, of Gaylord, passed away at home Sunday, August 9, 2020.
He was born November 3, 1935, the son of Jerry and Hellen (Frazer) Morey, in Lapeer County, Michigan.
Jerry married Judith Bergmann in 1960. They started a family and then opened Morey’s well drilling together.
He loved hunting, fishing, and being outdoors. He was a lifetime member of the Northland Sportsmen’s Club.
Jerry is survived by six children, Donald, Tanaya (Ronnie) LaPointe, Billie (Sue), Hellena (Glenn) Rocheleau, Cindy (Kevin) Campbell, and Shawn (Simon) Johnson; seventeen grandchildren; twenty-eight great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son Jerry Lynn; grandson, Joe, and brother Michael.
The family has chosen to remember him with a private memorial service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Service, P.O. Box 1548, Gaylord MI 49734.