CUYAHOGA FALLS – Jerry L. Zemelka, 72, passed away June 8, 2019.
He was born June 9, 1946 in Powhatan, OH and resided in Cuyahoga Falls for the past 51 years.
Jerry was a veteran of the U.S. Army where he served as a cryptographer. He worked as a sports manager for Western Reserve Academy and Baldwin Wallace College where a grant was created in his name for his golfing accomplishments.
Preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Gladys; brothers, Wayne and Michael and sister, Margie Dimengo; he is survived by his wife of 51 years, Bernice; daughters, Theresa (Mark) Wilson, Ginger (Michael) Carroll; son, Jimmie; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law and friends.
Friends may call 2 hours prior to a 7 PM memorial service on Thursday June 13, 2019 at the Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home 1930 Front St. Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221. In lieu of other remembrances memorials may be made to the family C/O the funeral home.
Arrangements entrusted to Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home and Crematory, 330-928-2147.
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