Gerald J. "Jerry" Berret Jr.
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A native and resident of Plaquemine, Jerry passed peacefully on Monday, July 8, 2019 at the age of 79. He is survived by Catherine W. Berret, his wife of 53 years; his son, Jake, and his wife, Amy; grandsons, Ashton and Patrick Berret; and his sister, Cecile, and her husband, Dr. Gary Shetler. He was preceded in death by an infant son, Camille, and his parents, Henrietta and J. Gerald Berret. In his generosity, his remains were donated to the LSU School of Medicine to help others. A private memorial mass will be held at a later date. Our family wishes to thank St. Joseph's Hospice for their care. As well, the family extends their deepest appreciation to Dr. Michael Castine and his staff for their years of compassion, support, and care for Jerry. If you would like to make a charitable donation to honor his memory, please donate to the Brothers of the Sacred Heart, Catholic High School, or any charity of your choice.

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Published in Plaquemine Post South from Jul. 15 to Jul. 25, 2019.
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July 16, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss. Tommy and Jerry talked via e-mail and it always made Tommy's day. All of our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May you find comfort and solace from the happy memories I'm sure you have.
Tommy and Karen Wilbert
Karen and Tommy Wilbert
July 14, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Classmate Virginia Jenny Denoux
July 14, 2019
We will miss his smiling face and his waves to everyone at the sign of peace at morning mass..
Praying for him to Rest In Peace an his family...My deepest sympathy...
Jo Ann Landry
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