The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

March 28, 2013

Jerome 'Jerry' Valtr

Published 3-28-13


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Funeral service for “Jerry” Valtr, 76, of Bison, will be 2 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013, at Anderson-Burris Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Brian Meyer officiating, with burial in Waukomis Cemetery.

Jerry was born April 6, 1936, on the family farm that would eventually become his. Lidmill James Valtr and Edna Flora Schultz were proud parents of their sixth child.

He was raised on the family farm, graduating from Pioneer High School in 1955, and then served in the U.S. Army.

Jerry married Peggy Reeves April 6, 1968.  

Jerry farmed and worked for Hackney Iron & Steel, Garfield County, had his own business doing dirt work for area farmers and oil field companies.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy of the home;  sons, Stephen Valtr and wife Shonna of Enid, and David Valtr and wife Kristi of Douglas;  daughters, Theresa Valtr of Waukomis, and Kari Valtr of Bison; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and two brothers.

Memorials may be made to Pioneer/Pleasant Vale Academic Foundation.

Condolences online at www.andersonburris.com.  

(Submitted by family)