Jerrold A. Gertsch

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Jerrold A. Gertsch Obituary
1946 - 2012
Jerrold passed away peacefully on July 18, 2012 at his home in West Jordan.
He was born September 4, 1946 in Salt Lake City, Utah to LaVaun Eggett and J. Alma Gertsch. He graduated from Highland High and served an honorable mission to New Zealand. Jerrold worked at Welfare Square for 41 years. He married the love of his life Carol Knorr on August 3, 1974. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple. Jerrold was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was a hard-working family-man who loved sports.
He is survived by his wife; his four children Thomas, Tracy, Lindsey, Jamie; grandson, Michael; his brother Don (Susan); sister Renee Evans; and many other family and friends.
He is preceded by his parents and his sister Sandra.
Friends may call on the family on Monday, July 23rd from 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM at Starks Funeral Parlor, 3651 South 900 East, Salt Lake City. A Graveside Service will follow at 12:00 Noon at the West Jordan City Cemetery, 7800 South 1300 West, West Jordan.
Arrangements entrusted to Starks Funeral Parlor. Online condolences may be offered at

Published in Deseret News on July 22, 2012
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