GREECE- Gerald L. “Jerry” Lenhard, 86, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021 surrounded by the love of his family.
Jerry was born in Rochester, NY, on August 15, 1934 to the late William and Evelyn Lenhard. Jerry served his country honorably in the United States Army from 1953-1956. After his military service he went on to work at Xerox for over 30 years. Jerry was a resident of Escondido, CA for over 40 years, where he was an advocate for senior citizens. Jerry was a little hard around the edges, but he was a caring person with a heart of gold.
Jerry is predeceased by his brother, Richard Lenhard.
He is survived by his siblings, William (Judy) Lenhard, and Carol (Larry) Sodeman, and a host of family and friends.
Calling hours will be held at New Comer Cremations & Funerals, 2636 Ridgeway Ave., Rochester, NY 14626, Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 10am-12pm. Burial with military honors will be held at 12:30pm at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Greece, NY.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Jerry's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.