In Memory

Jerry Ballard

Jerry Ballard

Jerry Kenneth Ballard. Sr. died peacefully with his family by his
side on Saturday, June 20, 2009. Jerry was born on April 13, 1946.
in Newberg. Or. Jerry was a devoted husband, father, grandfather
and brother.

Jerry graduated from Mt. Rainier High School in Seattle, Wa. in 1964. Soon after graduation he married Roberta Vossen on August 10
1964. They were married 45 years. Jerry spent 20 years working at
Bethelem Steel in Seattle and then moved with his wife to Pueblo.
Co. in 1994 where he went to work for Rocky Mountain Steel for 15

Jerry is survived by his wife. Roberta of Pueblo, Co. and will be lovingly remembered by his son, Jerry Ballard. Jr. of Pueblo. Co
and his daughter Irene Ballard of Seattle, Wa. Jerry was most proud of his four grandchildren - BreAnne and Brandon Ballard of Pueblo, Co, Jessica Ballard of Monmouth, Or. and Jerrica Downs of Seattle, Wa. He also leaves behind his mother, Gladys Ballard of Renton Wa. brother Wes Ballard of Tacoma, Wa. Sister Donna Krewson of Tigard, Or. and sister Joyce Uyeno of Seattle, Wa. Jerry was predeceased by his father Donald Ballard of Seattle, Wa. and his brother Milo Ballard of Milton-Freewater, Or.

Jerry has a true passion for hunting and fishing with his family and best friend George Schleining. He could often be found riding his motorcycle and spending time with his grandchildren.

He will be missed all who knew and loved him. but never forgotten.
He will be forever in our hearts and minds.