Gerald "Jerry" Kinder
Gerald "Jerry" Kinder,85,of Crawfordville died on February 13, 2013.
Jerry served in the U.S. Navy
and held a Master's Degree in Hospital Administration.
Jerry was best known as a professional fundraising consultant,directing campaings for service organizations,and benefits with Bob Hope ,Bob Newhart,Dan Rowan and others.
Jerry is survived by his wife,Margaret (Marge) of 44 years:two aunts: Betty Higgins and Millicent Byrd: and two nephews: James Kemp and Bruce Kemp.
Jerry was a Founder of the Wakulla Presbyterian Church, an active participant with the Wakulla Cancer Relay for Life, the Wakulla County Cancer Support Group,and the Mended Hearts Support Group in Tallahassee.
Jerry would say,"It's a beautiful thing to see someone smiling and laughter will extend your life.
He was an active member of the Crawfordville United Methodist Church,where a memorial service will be held Saturday,February 23,at 11: 00 a.m.
Donations in memory of Jerry may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project
Bevis Funeral Home Harvey Young Chapel 850-926-3333 or www.bevisfh.com
is assisiting the family with arrangements.