Jerry J. Amelia, age 64 of Fremont, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2020 at the Spectrum Health Butterworth Campus in Grand Rapids following a short illness. Jerry was born on August 15, 1955 in Grand Rapids to James F. and Martha (Mudget) Amelia and has been a resident of the Fremont area for the past 20 years. Jerry had worked at Taco Bell Restaurant in Fremont as a janitor and also worked at the Empowerment Network Wishes and Horses Store at the Drop In Center in Fremont. Jerry enjoyed fishing, growing flowers and plants, his cats and growing up on the farm and farm life in his younger years.
Jerry is survived by a special friends, Tim Hansen of Fremont and Janell Brook of Fremont; along with many other friends in the community. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, James and Martha Amelia and by his brother, James Amelia.
VISITATION : Wednesday, June 17, 2020 from 6-7pm at the First Reformed Church 348 E. Main Street Fremont MI 49412 with a MEMORIAL SERVICE on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 7pm at the First Reformed Church in Fremont. INTERMENT will be in Georgetown Cemetery in Jenison next to his parents and brother. Friends may send a condolence or share a memory of Jerry online at www.crandellfh.com. Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – Fremont Chapel. 231-924-0800.