Jerry E. Passarelli, Sr.

Jerry E. Passarelli, Sr.

January 1938 ~ December 2017

Jerry E. Passarelli, Sr., age 79, peacefully passed away in December of 2017.

Jerry was born in Valdez, CO in 1938. After graduating he enlisted in the U.S. Navy were he  proudly served for 20 years. He moved to Turlock in 1978 and worked for Foster Farms before retiring.  Jerry enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, fishing, watching sports and casino bus trips.

He is survived by his three children Jerry (Nancy) Passarelli, Jr., Patricia Evans and Michael Passarelli; 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife of 35 years Marie.

His loving nature and great personality will be missed by many.

Rosary will be held on Thursday Jan. 11, 2018 at 7:30 pm and a Memorial Mass will be on Saturday Jan. 13, 2018 at 11:30 am, both at Sacred Heart Church in Turlock.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Lung Association.

Please share your memories at

Leave a Remembrance