Gerald Joseph Jahnke

Gerald Joseph Jahnke

73, Indianapolis, passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014. He was born in Beech Grove, IN on March 2, 1941 to Harold and Esther Roell Jahnke and was a 1959 graduate of Scecina Memorial High School. Gerald was the founder and owner of Rite Way Tool and Fastener for the past 29 years. He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus Council 3660. Gerald is survived by his wife, Carol Martin Jahnke; children, Mark Jahnke (Brenda), David Jahnke (Amy), Kent Jahnke (Donna), Diann Asher (Jamie); sister, Marcia Page (Robert); 18 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren. Visitation will be Sunday, June 1, 2014 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10 a.m. in the church. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Roncalli High School. Arrangements: Daniel O'Riley Funeral Home. Online condolences may be shared with the family at orileyfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Daniel F O'Riley Funeral Home
6107 S East Street Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 787-8224

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on May 31, 2014