OBITUARY

Jerome E. Orcholski

December 9, 1947May 15, 2013

Jerome E. “Jerry O” Orcholski, 65, of Cordova, went to his heavenly home on May 15, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years Sandy Orcholski, children Joe (Jane) Orcholski, Jamie (Chuk) Cole, and Jim Orcholski, grandchildren Kayla, Ava, Sailor, Bo, Olivia, and Crimson, and siblings Sandy Orcholski, Patty (Leif) Nesheim, and Bob (Sandy) Orcholski. Mr. Orcholski proudly served in the Army and is a Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, member of the Knights of Columbus, and an avid sports fan (Go Pack Go!). The family will receive friends from 9-10am on Tuesday, May 21 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 8151 Chimney Rock Blvd. Cordova, TN., 38016 a Funeral Mass will begin at 10am. Burial will follow at 1:30pm at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, 4000 Forest Hill Irene, Memphis, TN. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in his honor.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, May 21, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 21, 2013
REMEMBERING

Jerome E. Orcholski

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TERRY OLDHAM

May 21, 2013

We the Firefighter of Memphis lost a great friend in Jerry "O" he was always there for us.Our thoughts and prays are with you Sandy and the family also.

May 21, 2013

Our heartfelt prayers go to the family during this difficult time of God calling another one home. Jerry was always so kind to everyone, and I know Heaven is rejoicing with his homegoing. Sad for the ones left here to live without him, but happy for him being in the presence of the Lord. Praying that God comfort this sweet family in a way only He can do. Much love to you all, and 1 day we will see him again!!!!
Mike, Tasha & Garrett Cole

Brent Edmondson

May 19, 2013

My deepest sympathy to Sandy and the entire family. Jerry was a great man-- I am so glad that I had the privilege of knowing him.

May 19, 2013

Joe & Family - Your caring and generous nature I'm sure is a testimony to your father. My prayers are with you and your entire family at this time. Once you've had time to grieve, rejoice in knowing that your father is with our Father.
Debbie C.

Tim and Leanne Wheat

May 19, 2013

Our prayers are with the family during this mournful time. Jerry O was loved and will be missed by many. He touched our lives and we are thankful we could call him friend. Prayers for comfort for Sandy, Jamie, Jim and Joe.
With love,
Tim and Leanne

May 19, 2013

Our Deepest Sympathy, Jerry was always nice and friendly to everyone. A great American who loved God, country and family. He will be greatly missed. God Bless. Bill & Carmen Cole

Joe Orcholski

May 19, 2013

Gone in body but your spirit and legacy will live on forever. I love you forever. Your son Joe.

FROM THE FAMILY