HARVARD – Jesse James "Jim" Berry Jr. passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, surrounded by his family.
He was born April 22, 1959, to Eileen (Sabo) and Jesse James Berry Sr. He loved fishing, building, working with his hands on woodworking and furniture, and remodeling, and he turned that passion into his business, A&G construction. He enjoyed classic rock, camping and spending time with his family and his friends.
He is survived by his children, Aimee and Gavin Berry; his mother, Eileen Berry; his sisters, JoAnn (Bob) Cornelison, Julie Berry and Jean (Vince) Merritt; his brother, Jerry Berry; and his nieces and nephews, Mike (Kelly) and Kevin Cornelison, Christy (John) Vincent, Jeremy (Nora) and Travis Torres, and Hannah Hills.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jesse James Berry Sr.; and his niece, Rebecca Torres.
A memorial visitation will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at Marengo-Union Funeral Home, 505 E. Grant Hwy, Marengo. The memorial service will be at 5 p.m.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.marengo-unionfuneralhome.com.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-568-8131.