August 13, 2020
Jerry Simon died on the evening of August 1, 2020, after a difficult battle with pancreatic cancer. He died in his house surrounded by his wife, Cathy and his three sons, Daniel, Patrick and Christopher. He took his last breath as his wife prayed to Jesus Christ for him, as a single tear rolled down his right eye. His last words were a faint "I know", that same morning, when his boys told him that they loved him.
Jerry was born in Bozeman, Mont., to Dale and Dorothy Simon. He grew up in Tekoa, Wash. He received a BS in Agricultural Education in 1978 from Washington State University,...