I worked with Jerry for a few months in 1969, and enjoyed visiting with him when I was able to join the WASK ""Old-timers"" for breakfast. He&ll be missed by all of us.
My loosing a great friend like him is devastating and I hope your heart mends day by day considering the Christian resignation and the hope to be with him again.
From all my family, a sincere sympathy
Pedro F Castillo
The topics brought up on any given day spurred on many a conversation and I learned to debate on various subjects and on many levels because of spark from Jerry?s show.
I called in as a six grader and was told to call back when I was a little older during the screening process. That didn?t deter me though, I would plead my opinion to one of my parents and if they agreed it had merit, they would call in and voice it for me on occasion.
One of the regulars, an older fellow that called himself Sage was of particular interest to me when he would call in and talk to Jerry. I say older, but who knows?everyone sounds older when you are eleven or twelve years old.
I thank this man in absentia, for hosting a program that helped me to develop a life long skill that has served me well.
I was so sad to hear of your dad&s passing. What a sweet man. He certainly touched a lot of lives (I can still hear his distinctive voice coming from the transister radio, my mom being a faithful listener). Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
We were so saddened to read of Jerry&s passing..
Altho it had been some time since I&d seen Jerry & you..Wilk has often mentioned the various times he saw & had a &chat& with you..some very recent..
I have many fun memories of working with Jerry and his ""clever wit"" never dimmed..
May your Faith..Love & Memories give you strength now & in the days ahead..
Thinking of you...
Wilk & Sherry