Our loving father and grandfather, passed away on Monday, May 4, 2022. Age 72 years.
Jerry was born on March 4, 1950, son of the late Alice (Michalak) and Charles Roka, in Saginaw. He married Charlotte Nowland on October 24, 1970. She predeceased him on April 16, 2016. Jerry was an avid hunter and fisherman, who loved traveling, camping and spending time outdoors in Northern Michigan. He especially loved his grandchildren and enjoyed his family.
Jerry will be missed by his daughter, Liz (Jeff) Ehrlich and son, Chris (Gina) Roka; grandchildren, Connor and Olivia Ehrlich and Colin, Ava and Dylan Roka.
Honoring Jerry’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider The Roosevelt House, 17935 Roosevelt Road, Hemlock, MI 48626.