Gerald “Jerry” Chmielewski, 65

Gerald “Jerry” Chmielewski,  65, of Albuquerque, N.M., formerly of Zimmerman, died Sunday, May 20, 2012.
He was born April 1, 1947, to Leo and Avis Chmielewski.
Mr. Chmielewski was a Navy veteran who served two tours in Vietnam. His final request was to be cremated and burial will take place at sea.
Survivors include his wife, Jan; son, Jason  (Julie); granddaughters, Zoey Chmielewski and Audussie Martinez of Hanford, Calif.; sister, Roxanne Beggs of Somerville, Ala.; and brothers, Virgil of Somerville,  and Conrad Morgel of Douglas, Ariz.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Wesley.