Jerry O. Lynch, 78, passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2011 with his loving wife by his side. Born on October 9, 1933 in Simpsonville, SC, he was the son of the late Odell and Gladys McLaurin Lynch. He retired from the U.S. Navy and Military Sea Lift Command. For the past twelve years, he drove a school bus for Virginia Beach Public Schools. A master gardener, Mr. Lynch also enjoyed rooting for the Washington Redskins, Virginia Tech Hokies, Clemson Tigers, and Alabama Crimson Tide.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Martha Lynch; a son, Brian Odell Lynch; a daughter, Mona Rae Brandl & her husband, Gary; a grandson, Jason Odell Lynch and his wife, Kristen, two granddaughters, Remington Leigh Brandl and Gabby; a brother, Ted Marshall Lynch and his wife, Martha; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held on Monday, at 1 p.m. at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, 5310 Milner’s Road, Suffolk. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org) for renal cancer research.
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