Jerry Grant Hunemiller, 83, of Waverly, Iowa, died on Sunday, February 12, 2017, at the Waverly Health Center.
Jerry was born on December 14, 1933, the son of Grant and Rose (Hubbard) Hunemiller. He served in the National Guard from 1952-1955. He was united in marriage to Kea Tjaden on April 24, 1955 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Clarksville. Jerry worked at Carnation in Waverly for more than 25 years and later G.M.T. in Waverly, where he retired from. Kea passed away on September 25, 2016.
In his spare time, Jerry enjoyed fishing and riding on the Waverly Bike Trail with Kea. He also enjoyed tinkering on the farm and in his garage. When he was inside, he enjoyed watching t.v.
Jerry is survived by three sons, Mike Hunemiller of Janesville, Iowa; Douglas (Laurie) Hunemiller of Shell Rock, Iowa; Glenn Hunemiller of Bondurant, Iowa; and a daughter, Lori Peterson of Shell Rock, Iowa; nine grandchildren, Monica (Randy) Cornelius, Megan Hunemiller, Sara Hunemiller, Adam Hunemiller, Amanda (Scott) Hamerlinck, Mitchel (Jessica) Hunemiller, Michail Peterson, Nicole Peterson and Shelby Hunemiller; five great grandchildren, Riley Cornelius, Hannah and Julian Hamerlinck; Abigail Hinders, and Grant Hunemiller.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Kea; three brothers, Larry and Jackie in infancy, and Richard Hunemiller; two sisters, Patricia Smith and Judy Bluml and a grandson, Adam Eugene Hunemiller.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Kaiser-Corson Funeral Homes in Waverly with Pastor Nate Frazee officiating. Burial will be held in Harlington Cemetery, Waverly. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly. Memorials may be directed to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.kaisercorson.com
Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly is assisting the family. 319-352-1187
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