Jerry passed away Saturday, December 28, 2013 at Covenant Healthcare-Cooper, age 76. He was born December 9, 1937 in Presque Isle, Michigan to the late Karl and Laura (Rickle) Nakoneczny. Jerry married Pauline Weber in St. Norbert Catholic Church on November 26, 1960 and she predeceased him on October 5, 2007. He was a veteran and served his country with the US Army. He was a truck driver and farmer all of his life. Jerry was a member of St. Norbert Catholic Church and enjoyed fishing and the Detroit Tigers.
Surviving are three children: Jeffrey (Deborah), Lori and Lisa Nakoneczny, six grandchildren: Emily Nakoneczny, Faith Wenglikowski, Victoria Pawlak, Kiara, Zaydrian and Isaiah Price, three great granddaughters: Angel, Mya and Eva, two brothers, Richard (Janet) and LeRoy Nakoneczny and two sisters, Cindy (Bill) Bennet and Teresa Sanders. Jerry was predeceased by one sister, Mary Ellen Rockwell.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 11:00am at St. Norbert Catholic Church. Fr. Dale Orlik will celebrate Mass and private inurnment will be at a later date in St. Elizabeth Cemetery. Friends may call at the church only on Saturday from 10:00am until the time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Parkinson Foundation.