Donald W. Jerome passed away peacefully at Medilodge of Alpena on Friday, April 29, 2022.
Don was born September 13, 1935, in Alpena, Michigan to the late William and Clara (Dulea) Jerome. He graduated from Alpena High School and began sailing for H.P.C. on cement boats. He later transferred to the H.P.C. Plant from which he retired.
On November 24, 1978, he married LouAnn Lewis uniting their two families. Surviving are his wife; three children, Laurie (John) Kaiser, Gregory (Colleen) Jerome, Holly (Gary) Wyman; grandchildren, Patrick (Angela) Kaiser, Ben (Jasmine) Kaiser, Jason Jerome, Amanda Derry, Ethan Derry; two great grandchildren, Leah Kaiser and Mason Kaiser; sister, Patty (Jack) Tucker; numerous nieces and nephews.
Don was preceded in death by his sister, Lois (Tony) Centala.
Memorial visitation will take place Friday, May 13, 2022, at Bannan Funeral Home from 12 p.m. until the memorial service at 3 p.m. with Deacon Michael Roy officiating.
Inurnment: Holy Cross Cemetery
Memorials: Friendship Room