Jerry L. Emery

December 7, 2018

Jerry L. Emery, 80, of Frankfort, died December 7, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.  He was born on January 31, 1938 in Frankfort to Archie B. and Elsie F. (Richardson) Emery.  He married Carol Ann Higgins on July 10, 1976 in Frankfort and she preceded him in death on December 5, 2003.  Jerry was a lifelong Frankfort resident and 1956 graduate of Frankfort Senior High School.  He retired on December 31, 1992 from Chrysler Transmission in Kokomo after working there for 33 years.  He was baptized at age 13 at First Baptist Church in Frankfort.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.  

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 10 – 11 a.m. Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort.  Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. 

Survived by:

Survivors include his 2 Nephews:  Brad and his wife Sharon Street of Nineveh, IN and Emery Jay Street of Frankfort, IN.  

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife: Carol, 3 sisters, and 4 brothers.


Leave your Condolences

2 Condolences for “Jerry L. Emery”

  1. Mark Martinez December 9, 2018 at 4:47 pm

    Thank you for all the memories. Rest easy Uncle Jerry.

  2. Sandy Martin December 29, 2018 at 12:25 pm

    I am so sorry to learn of Jerry’s passing. He was my husbands (Jerry Martin) best friend and train buddie. Jerry was best man at our wedding. Time….it is very fast. Blessings on you all.

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