Age 73, of Dimondale, MI, passed away April 6, 2016. He was born June 21, 1942, in Lansing, son of George and Esther Begick.
Jerry graduated from East Lansing High School. He was a former J.W. Knapp Co. employee and retired from Auto-Owners Insurance. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, and was a dog lover.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Debbie; son, Chris Begick; stepchildren, Denise (Pat) Cole, Mark (Leslie) Cullimore, Shelly Schmitz, and their families; sister, Judy Gronewold; his first wife, JoAnn Begick; and many nieces, nephews and other extended family members. He was preceded in death by his parents and many of his favorite dogs.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. His family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Capital Area Humane Society.