Jerrold Douglas (Jerry) Kohler, 68, passed away on Oct. 24, 2011, at the Collier Hospice in Denver.


Jerrold Douglas (Jerry) Kohler, 68, passed away on Oct. 24, 2011, at the Collier Hospice in Denver.
He was born on May 4, 1943, in Manhattan, the son of James Douglas and Arvena Mildred Kohler.
Growing up in McPherson, he graduated from McPherson High School with the Class of 1961. He attended Kansas State University, graduating in 1965.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
Jerry later earned a master of fine arts degree from Colorado State University.
He had  many talents, was especially involved in music and carpentry, and was an avid reader.
 He is survived by his seven first cousins, his good friend Linda Bevard, and many other friends.  
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents.
No services are planned. Jerry’s wishes were to be cremated. His ashes will be scattered at a later date in the Colorado Poudre Valley.