Jack H. Mermod|
Jun 3, 1921 - May 5, 2013
Resident of San Lorenzo
Jack passed away peacefully surrounded by his family including his loving wife of 65 years, Josephine. Besides being a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, he was a teacher and coach at Winters High School for 6 years, San Lorenzo High School for 3 years, and Hayward High School for 23 years before retiring in 1981. After retirement he enjoyed refereeing high school sports activities, golfing, snow skiing, fishing, bowling, square dancing, and traveling the world.
He attended UC Davis before entering the US Navy and was a World War II veteran. After his military service he completed his studies at UC Santa Barbara.
He is survived by his sister Mae (Garth) Dickens and his three children Michele (Brad) Zemcik; Denise (Ron) Rainey; Jack Kevin (Corie) Mermod; grandchildren Melissa, Jon, Shelby, Jana, Laura, Carrie, Jennie, Justin and Jack; great grandchildren Nathaniel, Haley, Owen, Harrison, Ava, Alina, Eleni, Piero, Emma and Christian.
Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of his life on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 2:00 pm to be held at Grissom's Chapel & Mortuary, 267 E. Lewelling Blvd., San Lorenzo.
In lieu of flowers we ask that donations be made to the
Published in Inside Bay Area on May 8, 2013