Jerald Ray Oppenneer

September 3, 1932 ~ September 7, 2022

Jerald “Jerry” Ray Oppenneer, age 90, of Rockford went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, September 7, 2022. He was preceded in death by his first wife, JoAnn. He leaves behind his wife, Allora; two sons, Randy and Diane Oppenneer, Dan and Rae Lynn Oppenneer, daughter, Heidi Watts; brother, Bernard Oppenneer; five grandsons, Nathan and Jen, Jeffrey and Rikki, Justin, Tyler, Cody and Kelsey; one granddaughter, Allison; four great grandchildren, Hailey, Mason, Avery, RJ; two step-sons, Dave and Jill York, Dan York, and families. Jerry served in the US Air Force in the mid-1950’s. After that he started working for Union Bank where many name changes took place. He retired in 1995 from what is now JP Morgan Chase. Jerry was a very likable man; he would always help others that needed help. He had many friends and was the love of Allora’s life. Memorial services will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, September 17, 2022 at Alpine Baptist Church, 692 7 Mile Road NW, Comstock Park, MI 49321 with Pastor Doug Compton officiating. Relatives and friends may meet the family from 12 noon until the time of the service at church. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society or Alpine Baptist Church.

Memorial Visitation
Saturday, September 17
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Alpine Baptist Church
692 7 Mile Rd. NW
Comstock Park, MI 49321

Memorial Service
Saturday, September 17
1:00pm

Alpine Baptist Church
692 7 Mile Rd. NW
Comstock Park, MI 49321

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September 16, 2022 7:27pm
Aunt Allora so sorry to hear of Jerry's passing. May God comfort you and bless you during this difficult time. Praying for you and all of Uncle Jerry's family. Love Jim and Tammy Hansen and family

- Jim Hansen

September 14, 2022 11:03am
My condolence to the family. Jerry was my golf partner for 2 years in League. A lot of fun and a good golfer. I miss him a great deal.

- Ronald Commissaris

September 13, 2022 8:40am
Praying for Allora and family. Jerry was a wonderful kind man. May God comfort you.. Vanderzwaag Family

- Wilma Vanderzwaag&family;

September 12, 2022 10:59pm
Dear Allora and family .We are praying for all of you that God will comfort you. Jerry was a wonderful neighbor and always cheerful and kind. Vanderzwaag family

- Wilma Vanderzwaag&family;

September 11, 2022 1:16pm
Dear Allora, Jack and I send you our deepest sympathy and prayers. Jack enjoyed his visits a the bank so many years ago, andI was so glad I was able to get you know you both through the jewelry store. Love to you Jack & Sharon Hartley

- Jack & Sharon Hartley

September 11, 2022 12:56pm
Dear Allora and family We are so sorry to hear of Jerry's passing. He will be greatly missed by all of his "Playboy Golf League" members. We are sure he is 'hitting them straight' on the heavenly fairways. Love and Peace Charlie and Sue Kamradt

- Charles and Sue Kamradt

September 11, 2022 12:45pm
I worked with Jerry at Union Bank and he was such a kind, sweet man. He always had a smile for everyone,

- Lynda Vogelar Lowing

September 11, 2022 12:44pm
Dear Allora and family, We are deeply saddened to learn of Jerry's passing. We are forever grateful for the warm friendships we have shared at Peace. We are sending you our deepest sympathy for your loss and will continue to keep you in our thoughts and prayers. With caring memories, Arnie and Renae

- Arnie and Renae DePagter

September 11, 2022 12:25pm
Jerry was a wonderful neighbor and friend. He will be missed by us and I’m sure many, many others. What a kind person. Rest In Peace, Jerry.

- Mary and Mike Hogan




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