Gerald E. Meyer
April 24, 1923 ~ July 15, 2014
Gerald E. Meyer passed away July 15, 2014, after a long illness. He was born in Lander, WY to Charles and Pearl Meyer. He had an older brother and an older sister. He moved to Seattle, WA when he was 19 years old. Jerry worked for Safeway Stores for 40 years, with 30 as a manager. He was transferred from Seattle to the East Wenatchee store in 1982, where he was able to take advantage of his love of skiing. He retired in 1986. Jerry served in the Army in WWII, landing in Normandy three weeks after D-Day.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Norma Meyer; sons, Richard (Cathy) Meyer of Bellingham, WA, Wally (Kathy) Meyer of Seattle, WA and Allan Jess of Marysville, WA; and daughters, Sally (Bruce) Cottle of Bellingham, WA, Judy Pasco of Seattle, WA, and Juliane (Ron) Wilson of Wenatchee. Jerry also had 13 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at Telford’s Chapel of the Valley in East Wenatchee on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at 10:30 a.m., followed by a Graveside Ceremony at Evergreen Memorial Park in East Wenatchee. In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to the Wenatchee Valley Senior Center. Arrangements by Telford’s Chapel of the Valley, East Wenatchee.