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Jerry Lee Day

Jerry Lee Day

Jerry Lee Day, age 79, of Quincy, died on Sunday, November 21, 2021 in his home. He was born on December 29, 1941 in Muscatine, Iowa, a son of Lloyd and June (Vogler) Day. He married Carol A. Hayden on September 28, 2006. She survives.


Jerry served his country in the US Navy abroad the USS Beatty. After the military, he was employed by Titan Wheel and retired from the sales department. Jerry was also in charge of maintenance at the Quincy Senior Living and Resource Center.

He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, Elks Club, Triple Oaks and a former member of the Quincy Boat Club. Jerry was an avid Nascar fan and Dale Earnhardt fan.


In addition to his wife, Carol, he is survived by his sister, Sharon Spencer (Doug Brace) of Quincy, nephew, Travis Spencer of Quincy, grandchildren, Hayden Lummer of West Salem, IL, Collin Dunbar of Wentzville, MO and Parker Dunbar of El Paso, IL and brother-in-law, Michael (Melanie) Hayden.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, his two sons, Chris and Timothy Day, brother Ronnie Day and sister Debbie Day.

A Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Peter Catholic Church. There is no visitation but friends are invited to the memorial services. Interment in Calvary Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Peter Catholic Church, Blessing Hospice or Quincy Medical Group Foundation. Messages may be shared online at www.dukerandhaugh.com.

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From:
Jennifer Boling
Coatsburg, IL
Comments:
Carol, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers
From:
Mark and Mellany Tretter
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Jerry was such a great guy. He was so good looking out for my parents when you lived next door. We are so sorry for your loss and our prayers are with you.
From:
Bill Smith
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Sorry for your loss. I knew Jerry for many years. Always liked visiting together. Your loss is also the loss of many. Rest In Peace pal.