San Antonio, Texas- Gerald E. “Jerry” Little, 80, died February 28, 2017 at his home in Texas. He was born April 15, 1936 in Spearville, Kansas. Jerry had lived in Kinsley, Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, Springfield, Missouri, Loveland, Colorado, Soviet Russia, Ponca City, Oklahoma, Memphis, Tennessee and San Antonio, Texas. Jerry graduated from Kinsley High School in 1954. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the U.S. Army. He worked as a plumber/pipe fitter and construction foreman with Kendell, Inc. and later Flintco, prior to opening his own business, J.C. Little Inc., operating a machine shop and equipment rental and repair business until his death. He was a former member of the local Plumber’s and Pipefitter’s union and the Air Capital Parachute Team. On January 7, 1962 Jerry married Sylvia Snavely in Wichita. He is survived by one son David Little and wife Laura, Sedgwick, one daughter Deborah Robinson and husband John, Newton, Kansas, six Grandchildren Daniel and AnnaBelle Little and Tyler, Hana, Joshua and Emily Robinson, and a sister Judy McDaniel, Dodge City, Kansas, He was preceded by a brother Maywood Little, Jr.. Funeral Service and celebration of Jerry’s life will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, 2016 at Fleener Funeral Home, Greensburg, Kansas. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Greensburg. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association, in care of Fleener Funeral Home, PO Box 41, Greensburg, Kansas, 67054.
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