Jerry G. Kingrey, age 77, of Apple Valley, MN, passed away on August 2, 2012 following a valiant fight with Multiple Sclerosis.
Jerry was a man who put others before himself, and was known to make personal sacrifices to help people in his life. He was a man of honor and true to his word, with values forged on the farm and in small town America. He was a loving father, an accomplished athlete, and a caring coach. Jerry was a veteran of the Korean War, and was honorably discharged by the United States Army on March 31st, 1961 with the rank of Sgt. First Class.
He is survived by his children, Dave (Cindy) Kingrey, Lisa Kingrey (Jeff) Johnson, Curtis (Mikki) Kingrey, and many grandchildren whom he loved dearly.
Visitation will be held August 13th from 11-12, followed by a memorial service from 12-1, at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Eden Prairie. Jerry will receive military funeral honors at Fort Snelling National Cemetery on August 14 at 12:15 in Lane 2.