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Jerry Kier - May 10, 2009


Jerry Gene Kier, 64, of Haxtun, died Sunday, May 10 in rural Sedgwick County near his home.
Jerry was born April 26, 1945 to James and Marie (Rodell) in Idalia. He attended the Fairfield and Haxtun schools. He met and married Lynn Bickford and they shared a wonderful life together.
During the 1960s, Jerry worked as a trucker for Castlemans, and also in the oil field. He returned to farming in 1969. He also owned O/K Cafe & Liquor in Sedgwick.
He enjoyed his motorcycles, his 1966 Vet and 1970 Grand Torino. He loved playing cards, trips to Mexico, caring for his cattle and spending time with Lynn and his friends.
Jerry is preceded in death by his mother Marie, brothers Danny and James and son Shane.
He is survived by his living wife Lynn, three sisters, numerous nieces and nephews and many friends.
Funeral services were held Friday, May 15 at the Haxtun Community Center with Pastor Roy Pfaltzgraff officiating. Interment followed at the Glendale Cemetery in Vernon.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Sedgwick Volunteer Fire Department, c/o Lynn Kier, 2401 CR 15, Haxtun, CO 80731.
Gerk Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.