Gerald “Jerry” Arthur Bruff Jr., 61, of Coloma passed away on October 4th 2021.
He passed away at his home in company of loved ones.
Jerry was born in Saint Joseph Michigan to Joanne and Gerald Bruff Sr. He grew up with his siblings, Julie, Janet and Joe. Jerry enjoyed sports as a child, baseball being one of his favorites. He even played in little league. Anyone who knew him knows he was a fan of the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears.
Jerry graduated from Coloma High School, became a computer programmer and later in life worked as a laborer for the Union.
Jerry was also an avid bowler and celebrated several 300 games, and in 1993 bowled an amazing 847 series at Wil-O-Paw Lanes in Coloma. He also received Superior Performance Hall of Fame Awards in 2016 and 2017 from Blossomland USBC Bowling Association.
Jerry was preceded in passing by his father Gerald A. Bruff Sr. , mother Joanne P. Bruff, sister Julie Cole and his long time partner Krista ‘Lucy’ Wilford. He is survived by his sister Janet Kline, brother Joseph Bruff and daughter Heather M. Mishler and three grandchildren.
Above all things Jerry was a wonderful father, brother, friend and devoted grandfather. He absolutely loved spending time with his grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by many.
Per his wishes there will be no service.
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