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Gerald "Jerry" J. Kokx

July 11, 1932 May 1, 2018
Gerald "Jerry" J. Kokx
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Obituary for Gerald "Jerry" J. Kokx

Gerald “Jerry” J. Kokx, loving husband, father, and grandfather went to be with his Lord on May 1, 2018. He was born July 11, 1932 in Scottville, MI, son of the late Earl and Marie (Borgers) Kokx. Jerry was a graduate of Walkerville High School, Class of 1950 and former Regional Sales Manager for Duz-Mor Company. He was retired from the United States Army in 1970 after 20 years of service and time served in the Korean Conflict and Vietnam. He was a lifetime member of V.F.W. Lansing Post 6132, member of AA since 1976, and avid golfer.

Jerry is survived by his children: Gerald (Maggie Graham) Kokx Jr., Gregory (Patricia) Kokx, Marie (Robert) Keenoy, Marina (John) Barber, and Jason (Lisa) Kokx; 11 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; sister Barbara (Robert) Suttorp and brother Jerome (Mary) Kokx. He was predeceased by his wife of 64 years Betty Lou on February 2, 2018.

Funeral services will be held Monday, May 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Peter & Murray Funeral Home, Grand Ledge, with visitation from 12:00 p.m. until service time. Military Honors will follow at Delta Center Cemetery, Delta Township. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Disabled American Veterans (DAV), 1433 Franklin St., Haslett, MI 48840 in memory of Gerald Kokx. Online condolences may be shared at www.petersandmurrayfuneralhome.com

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Visitation

Monday

7

May

12:00 PM 5/7/2018 12:00:00 PM - 1:00 PM 5/7/2018 1:00:00 PM
Peters & Murray Funeral Home

301 E. Jefferson Street
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Peters & Murray Funeral Home
301 E. Jefferson Street Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States

Service

Monday

7

May

1:00 PM 5/7/2018 1:00:00 PM
Peters & Murray Funeral Home

301 E. Jefferson Street
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

Peters & Murray Funeral Home
301 E. Jefferson Street Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Delta Center Cemetery Final Resting Place

7301 W. St. Joseph Hwy.
Lansing, MI 48917

7301 W. St. Joseph Hwy. Lansing 48917 MI
United States
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