Gerald “Jerry” Hurst, 65 passed away Saturday, December 22, 2012.
Jerry was born February 1, 1947 in Bethesda, Maryland. He was the son of Vybert “V.G.” and Dolly Hurst. Jerry was raised in Ness City, KS and later moved to Dodge City.
He was a master electrician and the owner of A.C. Electric. Jerry loved to fish, play poker, and spend time with his granddaughters most of all.
On May 14, 1976, he married Kay McPheter at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Dodge City. She survives.
Other survivors include: son, Capt. Justin Hurst and wife Beth; daughter, Dr. Shawna Harris and husband Matt, Dodge City; brother, Kenny Hurst and wife Cheryl, Overland Park, Kansas; 2 granddaughters, Madison Hurst and Avery Harris.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial Service will be 10:00 am Friday, December 28, 2012 at Ziegler Funeral Chapel, Dodge City with Pastor Kirk Larson presiding. There will be a book signing from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the Chapel. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Dodge City. There will be no public visitation, cremation has taken place.
The family suggests memorials to the Ford County Humane Society or Sacred Heart School Endowment both in care of Ziegler Funeral Chapel, 1901 N. 14th Ave., Dodge City, Kansas 67801. Condolences may be sent to www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com.