Jerrold “Jerry” Meyer
Jerrold “Jerry” Meyer

Jerrold "Jerry" Meyer passed away on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at St. Luke's Hospital after collapsing in his home on Nov. 29.

Jerry was born on May 29, 1934, in Edgerton, Ohio, to Clifford and Arlyn (Weber) Meyer.

On April 19, 1974, he married Linda (Appleby) Matthews.

Upon graduation from Ft. Wayne Bible College, Jerry taught for several schools and also became the pastor for the Zion Christian Lutheran Church and Sugar Ridge Community Church. He worked for the State of Ohio Farm Bureau in Lucas, Wood, and Ottawa Counties. Jerry was the treasurer for the Maumee City Schools for 28 years while concurrently handling the treasurer's position for the Lucas County Education Service Center, Upon retirement from Maumee Schools he served as controller at Tiffin University and several Charter Schools in the Toledo area, finishing his career at Ravenna City Schools in July of 2011. He was past president of the NWOASBO, the OASBO, and a past board member of the MTEPA.

Jerry is survived by his wife: Linda; mother: Arlyn; son: Jeremy Meyer; daughter: Lindsay (Michael) Clark, daughter: Cindy Santana, son: Eric (Arden) Meyer, daughter: Penny (Terry) Edwards; stepdaughter: Jennie Matthews; eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and a dog: Sophie.

He was preceded in death by his father, and brother: Jack Meyer.

A gathering for Jerry will be on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, from 4-8 p.m. in the Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home, 501 Conant St., Maumee, Ohio. A memorial service will be on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 at 11 a.m. in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be given to the donor's choice.

Online condolences may be given at www.walkerfuneralhomes.com.