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Jerry Lee Story

June 21, 1955 — December 19, 2020

Jerry Lee Story age 65 of Fairfield, passed away Saturday, December 19, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinic.

Open visitation will be 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday, December 27, 2020 at Behner Funeral Home.  Family will not be present.

Graveside service will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, December 28, 2020, at Laux Park Family Cemetery, 1185-320th Street, Brighton, Iowa 52540 with Chaplain Don Combs officiating.  Please follow the COVID guidelines of wearing masks and social distancing.

In – lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Hospital or Ronald McDonald House.  Cards and memorials may be sent to Kristy Story, 2270 Marigold Blvd., Fairfield, Iowa 52556.

Jerry was born June 21, 1955, to Kenneth and Marian (Hammond) Story in Keokuk, IA.  He married Kristine Sue Laux on July 25, 1976 in Fairfield, Iowa.

Jerry graduated from Fairfield High School Class of 1973. He was an International Square Dance caller and local business owner.  Jerry enjoyed shooting pool and going to the gun range.  He was a Green Bay Packers fan and enjoyed watching FOX news.

Jerry used his love of music to honor the Lord by making a Gospel CD “Wings of a Dove”.  Jerry was known for his sense of humor and his story telling.  What he loved most was spending time with his kids and grandkids.

He will be missed by his wife, Kristy of Fairfield; his two sons, Joshua (Esther) Story of Navarre, FL and Jacob (Som) Story of Fairfield; his grandsons, Seth, Luke, and Nathan Story; his two sisters, Jeanie Ludeking of Knoxville, TN and Jane (John) Kurt of Minnesota; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Marian.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Open Visitation

Sunday, December 27, 2020

9:00am - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Behner Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

203 South Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556

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Graveside Service

Monday, December 28, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Laux Park Family Cemetery

1185 320th Street, Brighton, IA 52540

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