Louis ‘Jerry’ Sommer
‘Louis ‘Jerry’ Sommer passed away on Monday, January 27, 2020 at the age of 70 with his wife Barbara by his side.
Jerry is survived by his wife Barbara, daughter Heather (husband Richard), granddaughter Mariella, grandson Adam, sister Pam (husband Nelson), and brother Jim (wife Coleen).
He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Rose Marie Sommer.
Jerry was a devout Christian, loving husband, and dedicated father and grandfather. Jerry lived his whole life in Livingston County where a mutual friend introduced him to his forever love Barbara, with whom he shared nearly 45 years of marriage.
Jerry was a dedicatedd General Motors employee for over 30 years, working at the G.M. Proving Grounds, but his true passions included farming, using all John Deere equipment, raising cattle, and animals (especially his dogs).
Cremation has taken place and a celebration of his life will take place at Family Life Wesleyan Church at 3720 Rowley Rd., Williamston MI on Saturday, August 21, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Family Life Wesleyan Church of Williamston or Youth Haven Ranch (a Christian camp for children who have faced trauma and hardships).