1928 - 2014
DeGREGORY, JEROME "JERRY"
DECEMBER 12, 1928 - JUNE 9, 2014
Age 85. Beloved husband of Sydney DeGregory. Cherished father of Danielle DeGregory, Liane (John) DaMommio, Lynn (Michael) Babala, Lisa Lasker. Loving grandfather to Gabriella and Luke DaMommio, Paige and Claire Babala and Steven and Spencer Lasker. Devoted son of the late Joe and the late Esther DeGregory. Devoted brother of Muriel Stern and brother-in-law to the late Robert Stern. Son-in-law of the late William and the late Lillian Ott. He also adored all of his nieces, nephews and cousins. Korean war veteran and pitcher for the St. Louis Browns. Service at 11:00 am Wednesday June 11th at Parkside Memorial Chapel, 98-60 Queens Blvd., Rego Park, NY. Internment at Calverton National Cemetery, 210 Princeton Blvd. Calverton, NY. Memorial contributions may be made in his honor to Veterans Association of America, Inc. or North Shore Animal League.
Published on NYTimes.com from June 10 to June 11, 2014