June 6, 1952 - July 9, 2021
Jerry Alan Hamaker Sr, 69, passed away peacefully at his home in Edgemont, S.D. on July 9, 2021.
Jerry was born at the Sisters Hospital in Hot Springs on June 6, 1952, to Tim and Ruth Hamaker.
He retired from the South Dakota Dept of Transportation in 2013. Since then, he enjoyed tinkering with vehicles, fishing with his grandchildren and taking care of a variety of animals, from raccoons to stray cats to dogs. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by his son, Jerry Hamaker Jr.; grandsons, Logan and Weston; sisters, Linda Olmstead; Mary Hattervig (Mike); LuJean Haskvitz (Don); brother, Bob Hamaker (Rosie); brother-in-law, Gary Cummings; and several nieces and nephews.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Tim and Ruth; sister, Judy Cummings; nephew, Trampus Haskvitz; and brother-in-law, Ed Olmstead.
Services are pending.
Arrangements have been placed in the care of Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home in Hot Springs.