Jerry Zellner



Gerald Carlton “Jerry” Zellner, 84, of Caroline County passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at his home.

Jerry was a retired U.S. Air Force veteran and also a retired physicist from the Department of the Navy. He was a member of Spotswood Baptist Church.

Jerry along with his wonderful wife of 58 years, Ruth have created a lasting legacy of five kids Daniel (Donna), James (Lorie), Jonathan (Lisa), David (Stephanie) and Susan Cooper (Scott); 18 grandkids; five great-grandkids; worthy of much celebration. He is also survived by two brothers.

A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 8 at Spotswood Baptist Church. Interment will be private.

We love you Jerry, and can't wait to be reunited with you in heaven. We know you are dancing up there, and in that knowledge, our grieving is tempered.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Samaritan’s Purse, relief efforts for Harvey flood victims at