Jerry Alan Monk

July 18, 1959 ‒ March 03, 2011

Galion, Ohio

Jerry Alan Monk, 51, of Bucyrus, and formerly of Galion died Thursday, Mar. 3, 2011 at home, unexpectedly after a brief illness.

Born July 18, 1959 in Galion, he was the son of the late Faye Memphord and Judith Arlene Mason Monk.

He attended Galion schools, had a good heart, loved his family, liked fishing, camping, swimming and was a good caregiver to his step grandson, Landon Michael Zorns.

Jerry previously worked for the railroad and drove truck.

He is survived by his girlfriend, Sally Hildreth, with whom he made his home; three sisters and a brother-in-law, Beth Sheets of Crestline, Julia Lynn and Scott Goodwin of North Carolina and Jenny Lee Jarvis of Galion and one brother and sister-in-law, Randy and Jayne Monk of Galion.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Christopher Robert Monk.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Free Methodist Church, 683 Portland Way North in Galion. There will be no funeral services. Arrangements are in the care of Richardson-Davis Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the Richardson-Davis Funeral Home, 218 S. Market Street, Galion, Ohio 44833.