Funeral services for Jerry Lynn McMichael, 65, Nashua, formerly of Storm Lake and Waterloo, were held Wednesday, January 30, at St. John Lutheran Church in Nashua.
Chenoweth and Son Funeral Home, Nashua, was in charge of arrangements.
Jerry passed away Sunday, January 27, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo, of natural causes.
Jerry was born December 6, 1936 in Dallas, Texas, to William and Elizabeth (Dickey) McMichael. He graduated from Northwest Texas, Amarillo, Texas and the Letterman School of Anesthesia, U.S. Army, San Francisco, CA.
On March 8, 1958 he was married to Joyce Wiltrout in Oakland, CA.
Jerry served with the U.S. Navy from 1955 to 1959, and with the U.S. Army from 1964 to 1972. He was a board member for Comprehensive Systems in Charles City and a member of the AANA. Jerry was employed at St. Francis Hospital in Waterloo for nine years, Buena Vista County Hospital, Storm Lake, for twelve years. He retired in 1996.
Jerry enjoyed playing golf and traveling.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce, of Nashua; a daughter, Deb Ketels, of Waterloo; David McMichael, of Charles City; Glenn McMichael of Nashua; and five grandchildren.
Preceding him in death, a son, William McMichael; his parents, William and Elizabeth (Dickey) McMichael.