LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Jerry Marion Drake, 76, of Lakewood, Colo., passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
Jerry was born to Willis “Wid” and Ella Mae Drake on December 23, 1944. After graduating from high school, Jerry moved from Iroquois, to Hawaii, where he joined the United States Air Force.
He married Karen Schultz, and they were married for nearly 27 years.
Jerry is survived by his children, Todd Drake, Tiffany (Craig) Drake-Cable and Troy Drake; three grandchildren, Kiersten, Dryden and Taylin; siblings, Jim Drake, Junelle Marso, Denis Drake and Dan Drake.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and sisters, Judy Kindle and Dixie Carmody.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
A cemetery service with military honors and a Celebration of Life (in good ‘ol Jerry style) will be held for Jerry at a later date in Iroquois.