Marvin “Roni” Jerome Jerke Jr., 46, passed away in Arcata, Calif., on July 14, 2014. A lifelong resident of Del Norte County, he was born Nov. 16, 1967. He attended local schools in Del Norte County.
Marvin enjoyed camping and fishing on the Klamath River, and he loved his dog, Baby. He was a loving and caring person who will be missed by many.
Marvin is survived by his mother, Jeannett Eberhardt; siblings Jolleanne Brittain, Jack Scott, Jennie Hendon, Judy Watson, John and Jimbo Proctor, Betty Ann Lemmons, Melissa Jerke; nephew Toas Proctor, who was a true help to Marvin and numerous other relatives. He also leaves behind his daughter, Chanel Glaze-Jerke and his grandson Jordan.
Visitation will be held at Wier’s Mortuary Chapel on Tuesday, July 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Funeral services will be at Wier’s on Wednesday, July 23, at 1 p.m. with interment to follow at the IOOF Memorial Cemetery.
Please sign the family’s online guest book at wiersmortuary.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.