August 29, 1957 - July 26, 2022
Burial Date: August 13, 2022
Gerald “Jerry” Leeland Overturf Jr., age 64, passed away at 6:11 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at CareCore at Lima with his family by his side.
Jerry was born August 29, 1957 in Columbus, OH, to Gerald Leeland Overturf Sr. and Shirley Ann Rodgers.
Jerry proudly served in the United States Army. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed coaching baseball for his childen, NASCAR, drag racing, listening to old time music, playing games with friends and family and his Cleveland Browns. Jerry was especially known for his sense of humor.
He is survived by his dad, Gerald Leeland Overturf, Sr.; two children, Freedom Marie Rene’ (Heather Hilgert) Overturf of Lima and Skylar Leeland (Brianna Shepherd) Overturf of Columbus; sister, Cheryl Peters and brother, Donald Cameron both of Columbus and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his mom, Shirley Ann Rodgers and a sister, Theresa “Giggles” Large.
Services celebrating Jerry’s life will begin at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, August 13, 2022, at CHILES – LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Military Honors will be provided by the VFW #1275 and United States Army.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, August 13, prior to the service at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.