Gerald “Jerry” Paul Nett, 83, passed away on Friday, June 24, 2022.
Born in Milwaukee, WI, he was the son of the late Clarence and Bernice Downs Nett.
A 1961 graduate of Marquette University, Jerry enjoyed a 32 year career with General Electric.
Left to cherish his memory are his five children, Michael Nett (Mary), Stephen Nett (Raili), Caroline Efird (Mark), Stephanie Bacon (Chad), and Jonathan Nett; twelve grandchildren, Hannah Nett, Caris Nett, Daniel Nett, Matthew Efird, Ryan Efird, Wyatt Efird, Brody Efird, Kennedy Nett, Finley Nett, Henry Bacon, Graham Bacon, and Foster Bacon; former wife of 22 years, Beverly Mattingly Nett; two sisters, Mary Cahill, and Kathy Nett; and his caregiver and good friend, Amy Steele.
In addition to his parents, Jerry was preceded in death by his brother, Robert Nett, and grandson, Drew Efird.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00pm on Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Graceland East Memorial Park.
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