Memorial services are scheduled for Saturday, June 1, 2013, at 4 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness located at 1718 Atkinson Ave. N.
Jerry was born on Nov. 2, 1930, in Jasper County, Ill., to Morand and Anna Marie Lidy.
He was married to Carrie Lee Nosbisch in Effingham, Ill., in 1954. He was a retired farmer and a former airman in the U.S.A. Air Force.
Jerry was survived by his wife of 59 years; six children, Stan, Steve, Dale, Diane Broadwell, Janice Bounds, and Sharon Lidy Easter; 14 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; siblings, Dorothy Niebrugge and Isabel Lustig. He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings James Lidy, Mary Anne Probst, Marcela Deters, and infant George.
He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.