Edmund Raymond Jerue, Jr. of Fairview, Texas passed away on September 7, 2021 at the age of 84. He was born on January 17, 1937 to Edmund Raymond and Katherine (Burns) Jerue in Pennsylvania. Edmund grew up in Berchwood, New Jersey where he graduated from high school. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. Edmund married Patricia Margaret Fitzpatrick on December 2, 1968 in New York. He was an engineer for WestVaco for over 30 years. They moved to Texas in 1991 where he worked for Lockwood Green and Caronix. Edmund enjoyed doing models and researching old airfields for a book he was writing.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia “Pat” Jerue of Fairview, Texas; son, Ed Jerue, III of Plano, Texas; grandchildren, Katie Jerue of Fairview, Texas, Julianna Jerue of Celina, Texas, and Arabella Jerue of Celina, Texas; brother, Dave Jerue of Arizona; sister, Nancy Buttermark and husband, Bob of Macon, Georgia; and numerous other loving family and friends.
Edmund was preceded in death by his parents.
A funeral service will be held at 12:00 noon, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas. Interment will follow at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas, Texas. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home on Tuesday to pay their respects and sign the register book.
The service will also be live streamed at TJMfuneral.com on Edmund’s obituary page by clicking on the following link: Celebrationoflife.tv. After the service, the recorded live stream will be available for viewing at the same link location.