Gering Memorial Chapel

1755 11Th St., Gering, NE


Jerry Lee Wayman

September 20, 1942November 25, 2019

Jerry Lee Wayman, 77, of Scottsbluff, went to his heavenly home on Nov. 25, 2019 at Regional West Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 PM on Monday, December 2, 2019 at Gering Memorial Chapel with Pastor Jon Simpson officiating. The family requests casual attire. Visitation will be held from 11 AM to 1 PM on Monday. Burial will occur at 11 AM on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Cheyenne Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family. Condolences can be sent online to www.geringchapel.com

Jerry was born Sept. 20, 1942 in McGrew, Nebraska to Rex and June (Davis) Wayman. Jerry was well known for his work as a Glazier in Cheyenne and worked for the company that installed the glasswork at DIA. Jerry married Carole Gross and they were blessed with six daughters.

Jerry is survived by his children Jo (Amy) Mikesell, Jana (Paul) Richard, Jere (Henri) Prieels, Jada Thompson, and Jodi Eckhardt; two brothers Rick and Tom Wayman; a sister Iona "Noni" Hizel; 14 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren; and special friend Char Schaneman.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters, two brothers, an infant daughter, Jenny Lou, and ex-wife Jan Farber-Wayman.


  • Megan Tower, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Shayne Tower, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Christofer Thompson, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Jonnalee Eckhardt, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Michael Richard, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Cody Thompson, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Jessy Richard, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Josie Thompson, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Mathieu Prieels, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Kelsea Curtis, Honorary Pallbearer

  • In Care Of The Family


  • Visitation Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, December 3, 2019


Jerry Lee Wayman

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Kristine Fleming-Whipple

November 28, 2019

I have so many Memories of my Uncle Jerry, He was always so Loving and Funny, My Mom (Bertie) His Oldest Sister Passed away 5-28-19 and they are together in Heaven, We will Miss Him very much but will always be in our Hearts 💕 Love Fro your Niece Kristy 🥰🙏🥰

Terrie Martinez-Perez

November 28, 2019

So Sorry for your loss. Condolences to all you ladies and your families. Love and Light to all, I send hugs to all.

Michelle Burkett

November 27, 2019

Deepest sympathy for all of you for your loss. Prayers and a big hug . ❤