|Birth: ||Dec. 4, 1939|
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 2006|
Anthony "Jerry" Jerome Baron, Jr., age 66, of Springfield, Mo., passed away on the 7th day of January, 2006, after a sudden cardiac arrest. He was born December 4, 1939, in Springfield to Anthony J. Sr. and Mildred (Griffin) Baron. He graduated from St. Agnes High School. As a member of Table Rock Lake Sportsman's Club, he enjoyed spending time at the lake. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and was very involved in their lives. He will be remembered for his sense of humor, zest for life and will be greatly missed. Jerry was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. He was a longtime supporter of Springfield Catholic Schools. He was the owner and president of Safety Roofing Systems Inc. in Springfield. He was preceded in death by his parents, Anthony J. Baron, Sr., and Mildred (Griffin) Baron; and his wife, Linda Lou (Cottengim) Baron. Jerry is survived by his wife, Carol J. (Caffey) Baron, of Springfield; a son, Christopher J. Baron and his wife, Tawnia, of Springfield; daughters, Melissa A. Stieb and husband, Jim, of Springfield, and Michelle Chizmar and husband, Mike, of St. Louis. He was also survived b ya stepdaughter, Bobette Caffey, of Springfield; brother, Steve Baron and wife, Ruth, of Springfield; and his grandchildren, Tyler and Chelsea Stieb, Carsen, Nick, Callie and Chayse Baron, and expecting Baby Chizmar. Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, January 11, 2006, at 10 a.m. at Holy Trinity with Msgr. Thomas Riedy celebrant. A prayer service will be held Tuesday, January 10 at 7 p.m. with a visitation following from 7:20 to 8 p.m, under direction of GormanScharpf Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Springfield Catholic Schools, 3520 South Culpepper Circle, Suite C, Springfield, MO 65804.
Created by: Juanita Sloan Lowrance
Record added: Jul 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15030285
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