Jerry E. Morehouse, age 70, of rural Evansport, passed away June 30, 2021 in Toledo, Ohio. Jerry worked as a maintenance man at the Bryan High School and the West Unity Schools for many years.
Jerry was born on July 24, 1950 in Wauseon, Ohio to the late Edward and Patricia (Roehrig) Morehouse. After graduating from Stryker High School in 1969, Jerry married Nadine Pike on June 26, 1971, and she preceded him in death in 2013.
Jerry was the Detroit Tigers #1 fan, and frequently went to games. He also enjoyed taking his children to the Bowling Green tractor pulls every year. He liked hunting and driving the school bus for high school sporting events.
Surviving Jerry is his daughter, Holly (Elbie) Atkinson of Defiance, Ohio; daughter, Sheri (Terry) House of Stryker; son, Scott (Katrina) Morehouse of Sherwood, Ohio; and daughter, Amy Yates. He is also survived by grandchildren Tristan, Hannah, Olivia, and Walker Atkinson; Seth, Evan, and Chloe Morehouse; and Larkin and Kayti Yates.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Nadine; parents; and grandson, Anthony.
Visitation for Jerry will take place at the West Fulton Dunkard Brethren Church on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 from 3pm to 8pm. A funeral service will take place the following day, Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at 10 am with burial to follow at the Evansport Cemetery. Ministers Brant Jamison and Lyndell Noecker will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the West Fulton Dunkard Brethren Church.
Online condolences for the family may be offered at www.grisierhfh.com. Grisier Funeral Home in Stryker is entrusted with the arrangements.