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Jerry Leonard Wesley

Jerry Leonard Wesley

Jerry Leonard Wesley, 65, April 11, 1954 – January 19, 2020, of Ocala was born to Ella Mae and Jeremiah Wesley. He graduated from Vanguard High School, class of 1972. Shortly after high school he moved to Newark, New Jersey was employed by Shoprite, a Wakefern Food Corporation, where he remained until he retired.

He leaves to cherish his memories a loving family, sisters: Rose Parker (Lacy), Ellanor Wesley, Sheryl Guy (Ken), Melba Smith, Ermine Wesley, and Vondra Wesley. Brothers: Jeremiah Wesley Jr., Leon Wesley Hankins, and Don Wesley (Cheryl), a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, a devoted Uncle, George Berrian and dear friends, Alexander James and Chris Brigham.

Jerry was preceded in death by one sister, Shirley Wesley.

Public viewing on Friday January 31, 2020 from 1:00pm until 5:00pm at Summers Funeral Home, 2238 NW 10th St, Ocala, FL.

A Celebration of Life for Mr. Wesley will be Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 2:00pm at Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Church, 858 SE 58th Avenue, Ocala, Fl. 34480. Final Interment will follow in Chestnut Cemetery, Ocala, FL.

Condolences can be signed at www.Summersfh.com.

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