Jerry Earl Steed, 78, of Altus, passed away peacefully on Jan. 22, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nev. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday at the Restlawn Cemetery. Inurnment will be under the direction of the Kincannon Funeral Home.
Jerry was born in 1934 in Woodward to W.G. and Nathalie Steed. In 1937, his family moved to Pueblo, Colo. where Jerry graduated from Centennial High School. After serving six years in the US Air Force, he moved to California. He retired 29 years later and moved his family to Altus. With family also in Las Vegas, Jerry decided on dual residency and spent time between both homes.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 48 years, Bonnie; his parents, W.G. and Nathalie Steed; a stepdaughter, Leonda Jobe; and a granddaughter, Becky Ann Baerg.
Survivors include his brother, Bill Steed and wife, Hazel; a sister, Pam Smalley and husband Chuck; two stepchildren, Vonda Leedy and husband Ronnie, and Leon Qualls and wife Connie; a son-in-law, John Baerg and wife Becky; seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jerry was a very caring and loving person and will be greatly missed. He will live in our hearts forever.
Online tributes may be made at kincannonfuneralhome.com