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1942 Jerry 2020

Jerry Florer

September 13, 1942 — October 22, 2020

Jerry Lynn Florer, age 78, of Ogallala, passed away of natural causes on October 22, 2020, at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, Colorado.

Jerry was born on September 13, 1942, in North Platte, Nebraska, to Raymond William Florer and Serina Lena Sorenson.

Jerry graduated from High School in North Platte with the class of 1963. He then joined the Air Force and was honorably discharged.

Jerry married Iolia B. McQueen on April 19, 1964, in Ogallala, Nebraska. Jerry loved his family and friends, as well as loved to hunt and fish.

Jerry was preceded in death by both of his parents: William and Serina Florer of North Platte, and by his sister, Wanda Irene, who died at birth.

He is survived by his wife, Iolia Florer, three daughters, ShanDey (Paul) Page of Marietta, Ohio, Carlene (Russell) Minzel of Lincoln, Nebraska, and Kim (Tony) Garrelts of Ogallala, Nebraska, two grandsons, Andrew (Tiffany), Michael, three granddaughters MyKayla (Brandon), Kristine (Nick), and Kelsea, and two great-grandsons, Alex and Link.

A memorial has been established in Jerry's memory for later designation. Condolences may be shared at, where a recording of the service will be posted.

Visitation for memorial book signatures will be Wednesday, October 28, 2020, from 12:00 pm up until service time. The memorial service will be Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at 2:00 pm at Prairie Hills Funeral Home in Ogallala. Interment of cremains will be at a later date.

Prairie Hills Funeral Home of Ogallala, NE, is in charge of arrangements.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Jerry Florer, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Book Signing

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Prairie Hills Funeral Home

602 N Spruce St, Ogallala, NE 69153

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