Jerome W. Walk, 78, of Antwerp, passed away Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne.
Jerry was born in Defiance on March 10, 1941, a son of the late Helen (Kohout) and John Walk.
He proudly served in the U.S. Navy from 1959 to 1963. Jerry worked at BF Goodrich, Sauder Manufacturing & retired from Matsu Corp.
Jerry was a truly giving man who loved God and his family. He enjoyed being outdoors, while working in the yard, gardening, canoeing and riding his bicycle.
Jerry will be sadly missed by his wife, Mary Ellen (Daeger) whom he married July 11, 1964; children, Robin (Jay) Chamberlain & Eric (LeaAnn) both of Antwerp; brothers, Ted & John Walk both of Sherwood; grandchildren, Shaile, Jayla & Luke Chamberlain, Zack & Loni Walk and beloved dog, Princess.
He was also preceded in death by his grandson, Bo Chamberlain.
The service to celebrate Jerry's life is 7 pm on Thursday, October 17th at Antwerp Community Church of the Nazarene, 704 Erie St, Antwerp.
Visitation is Thursday, October 17th, 4 to 7 pm at the church.
Please omit flowers and make a donation to the church in Jerry's memory.
Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralhome.com
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