Jerry R. Trimble

Service Scheduled for: Monday, Nov. 5 11:00 AM
Died: Oct. 30, 2018
Jerry R. Trimble, 82, of New Holland, PA, formerly of Sunset Dr., Pottstown, husband of Claire M. (Bush) Trimble, died Tuesday October 30, 2018 at Hospice & Community Care in Mt. Joy, PA.

Born in Pottstown, PA, he was a son of the late Melvin and Waneta (Bunn) Trimble.

Jerry had attended North Coventry School. He was employed for many years as an auto body repair technician, working for several auto body shops and then successfully managing his own within the Pottstown area. He later retired after twenty years of working with Allstate Insurance Co. as a claims adjuster. An avid bowler, Jerry bowled in many leagues, scoring one perfect 300 game. If he was not in his garage, then he could be found taking trips with his family to the casino, going fishing, and visiting family and friends. Jerry was also a devout member of Saint John’s United Church of Christ in Pottstown.

Surviving in addition to his wife is one son, Thomas McKee and his wife Laurie; two daughters, Cynthia, wife of Jeffrey Christman; Sherri, wife of Kevin Brett, two step sisters, Barbara Goga and Kathleen Greenberg, eleven grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Jerry was predeceased by a son Randall McKee, brother Robert Trimble, his step mother, Ruth Trimble, and his sister, Sharon Reichenbach.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am on Monday, November 5, 2018 at the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, 359 King St., Pottstown. Officiating will be Reverend Karen Nuscher-Creasey. Burial will be private in Mount Zion Cemetery, Pottstown. There will be a viewing from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in his memory to St. John's U.C.C. 11 S. Price St., Pottstown, PA 19464, or Hospice & Community Care, 685 Good Dr., P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.

The services will start at the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory.