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.