OBITUARY

Gerald F (Jerry) Carroll

June 30, 1934March 15, 2013

GERALD F. CARROLL (JERRY)

Gerald F. Carroll (Jerry) passed away March 15, 2013 at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Funeral mass will be held at St. Ann Catholic Church, 7231 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. Jerry was born June 30, 1934, in St. Bridget, Kansas, the youngest of the nine children of Joseph and Lenora (Creevan). He is a graduate of Benedictine College and a retired employee of U.S.D.A after 35 years of service. In 1971 he married and is survived by his wife of 41 years, Jane. Together they raised their two daughters: Lisa Miller, wife of Eric and mother of Alex and Zoey; and Suzie Shepherd, wife of Jeremy, and mother of Max and Mila.He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Charles, John, and Leo; and sisters: Evelyn, Rosanna, and Mary. He is survived by his brother James Carroll (Teresa), Burlingame, KS, and Sister Shelia Carroll, O.S.B, Atchison, KS, and many nieces and nephews. Jerry will be remembered as a devout Catholic, who loved his family and friends, his Irish roots, college basketball, and his volunteer work at Shawnee Mission Medical Center.In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to St. Ann’s Building Fund or the charity of the donor’s choice.

Services

  • Funeral mass Wednesday, March 20, 2013
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Gerald F (Jerry) Carroll

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Lavonda Hall

October 23, 2013

I'm Sorry For Your Loss & May God Bless & Comfort You All. I Worked With Pat For Many Years & She Was A Very Nice Person.

Randall Frye

April 3, 2013

My deepest sympathy and condolences to the family of Mr. Carroll. May God grant you peace of heart as you face the difficult days ahead. I hope that the words of God found at Phillipians 4:6,7 brings you the needed encouragement!

Walter

March 30, 2013

I am so sorry to know of your loss. May you find hope during these difficult times in the God of all comfort.

March 28, 2013

Jane,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I know Jerry was a great person who had a wonderful wife.
Love and hugs!
Nancy Haynes

Paula & Larry Hollenbeck

March 21, 2013

Jerry was a man of such goodness. He lived his life from the heart and was always so caring. God Bless all your family. Our St. Anns community will keep each of you in our prayers.
Paula & Larry Hollenbeck and family

Pat Ferebee

March 21, 2013

Hunter used to talk about Jerry when he was dating Susie. He helped to raise a very sweet daughter!

Liz Donnelly

March 20, 2013

Dear Jane,
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time.

March 19, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss. May you be comforted by almighty God who comforts his mourning ones & promises death will be no more. Isaiah 61:2

March 19, 2013

To Jane and Family,
You have my Christian sympathy in the death of Jerry. He was always the last person for me to see at SMMC as I left for the day while he attended the Flower Desk.
His usual message "enjoy the rest of the day" was appreciated.
In Christian sympathy, Esther Rowley
(Volunteer - SMMC)

March 19, 2013

So very sorry for your loss. Pat says he remembers Jerry in the old volleyball group and what a great athlete he was and at the same time he was most gentle. Sherry & Pat Sullivant