Obituary – Gerald DeVore Lorenz

Gerald DeVore Lorenz

June 8, 1931 – December 14, 2014
Age: 83
Residence: Branson, MO
Formerly of: Keokuk, IA

Gerald DeVore Lorenz, age 83, of Branson, Missouri, passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014. He was born June 8, 1931, in Keokuk, Iowa. Jerry was the son of DeVore E. Lorenz and Elsie I. (Gambrel) Lorenz. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

Jerry served our country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He married Janet Dunn on March 22, 1970. They were married for 44 years. He enjoyed watching Nascar and his favorite driver, Tony Stewart. He was a fan of the Chiefs. Most of all, Jerry loved his grandkids and will be missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Ronald Lorenz.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Janet Lorenz of Borger, Texas; a son, Matt Lorenz and wife Mandy of Branson, Missouri; two daughters, Connie Ensminger of Forsyth, Missouri, and Joni Harris of Branson, Missouri; nine grandchildren, Juliah, Nataley, Caden, Chance, Hillary, Heather, Kyle, Jr., Amy, and Chasity; as well as a brother, Richard Lorenz.

A memorial service will be held at a later time in Jerry’s hometown of Keokuk, Iowa. For online condolences please visit our website .


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