|Birth: ||May 15, 1945|
|Death: ||Jan. 3, 1999|
Professional Boxer. Boxing champion, 1960-1979. Won the National Golden Gloves Heavyweight Championship in 1964, where he set a record of knocking out all 5 opponents in three days. Inspired the Jerry Quarry Foundation for Dementia Pugilistica, which is devoted to the prevention and treatment of head trauma.
Shafter Memorial Park
Shafter (Kern County)
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Dec 06, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 7447
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Mr. Quarry, you were a true example of whatguts and hard work was all about. I truly feel thatathletes then and now could learn a lot fromyou. Thanks for all the memories. Rest well.|
Added: Nov. 28, 2013
God bless you.You gave so much to others and too much of yourself!|
sgt.martin schultz U.S.M.C.
Added: Oct. 25, 2013
florida boy 64
Added: Aug. 26, 2013
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