Gerald Florian Wernimont
1951 – 2008
Gerald Wernimont, 56 year old Twin Oaks resident passed away March 1, 2008 after an extended illness.
Gerald was born December 2, 1951 in Laurens, Iowa to Leo and Coletta Wernimont. He graduated high school in 1970 from Our Lady of Good Counsel in Fonda, Iowa. He later worked in the farming industry with Cargill in Fonda, Iowa, and Yankton, South Dakota. Gerald then moved to California where he worked construction, married and had two daughters. Later he moved to Oklahoma and continued in the construction business. Jerry loved to hunt, lay cement, play dominoes and be with his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his Uncle Walt, Sister Susan, and dear friends Virgil Barnett Sr. and Virgil Barnett Jr.
Surviving family members include, daughters Angela Mart and Lisa, grandchildren Chance Wernimont, Anton Mart, Brennan Mart, Taylen Mart, and Breathlynn Mart Wernimont, Parents Leo and Coletta Wernimont, Brothers Jim Wernimont, Bill Wernimont, Dan Wernimont, Sisters Karen Kakacek, Kathy Daniel, Joan Mohr, Lisa Fraser, Ann Evens.
Memorial Services will be held Saturday March 8, 2008 at the Funeral Services of Grand Lake Chapel in Jay, Oklahoma. Father Gregory Elliot will officiate.