Jerrold "Jerry" Scarpelli, 71, of Cary, passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2013 in Barrington.
He was born June 20, 1941 in New Jersey to Frank and Lee (Dubroff) Scarpelli. On January 18, 1964, he married Georgette Cserhalmi.
Family was very important to Jerry. He enjoyed taking his son fishing, watching his son play soccer, and loved cooking for everyone.
He is survived by his wife Georgette; his sons, Scott (Angie) and Craig (Aimee Heffernan); his brothers, Matthew (Kathy) and Frank (Carlotta) Scarpelli; his sister, Rosemary (John) Decicco; his sisters-in-law, Janet (George) Lechleitner, Adele Gaylor, and Mary (Roger) Dainack; his nieces and nephews, Dylan Decicco, Kate Lechleitner, Russell and Nicki Dainack, and Willie and Bethann; and his dear friends, Cathy Womersley and family, and Rick and Gina Schultz and family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his in-laws, Miriam and George Cserhalmi, and his best friend, Warren Womersley.
Memorial visitation will be held on Sunday, March 3 from 4pm to 8pm at Querhammer and Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. A memorial service will be held on Monday, March 4 at 10am at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jerry's honor to the
, 225 N Michigan Ave #1210, Chicago, IL 60601, or Hospice of Northeastern Illinois, 405 Lake Zurich Rd, Barrington, IL, 60010.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.querhammerandflagg.com.
For more information, please call the funeral home at 815-459-1760.