JOHN GILBERT WHERRY, passed away peacefully on May 1, 2013 in Houston, Texas. He was born on January 3, 1933 in Maplewood, Missouri and graduated from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. He served as an Army
officer in Korea and spent most of his career as a systems analyst for Shell Oil. He loved the outdoors and spent much of his time photographing it.
John is survived by his wife of 48 years, Kay K. Wherry, his daughter Dr. Kimberly Wherry Roys, and his son Kevin Scott Wherry, and four grandchildren Tyler, JD and Madeline Wherry, and Christopher Roys.
Visitation will be held Sunday, May 5, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, at Earthman Southwest Funeral Home, 12555 S. Kirkwood, Stafford, Texas 77477.
His funeral service will be at 10:00 am on Monday, May 6, also at Earthman Southwest Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Unity Church of Houston, 2929 Unity Drive, Houston, Texas 77057.