Jerry W. Holland, 71, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2012. He was born June 21, 194,1 in Plymouth, Ind., the son of H. Neal Holland and Dorothy C. Hartman Holland.
Jerry lived in Plymouth, Columbia City and Argos before moving to Fort Wayne where he was employed by Hardware Wholesalers, Inc. Jerry enjoyed the hardware business. After leaving Hardware Wholesalers, he owned and operated Fortville Hardware in Fortville for a number of years. He most recently worked for Sullivan Hardware Group of Indianapolis. Jerry was a member of the Fortville United Methodist Church.
Jerry married Marsha L. Warner, December 14, 1963. They are parents of Dee Ann (Wes) Nicholson, Rodney (Jeanne) Holland, Debra (Carroll) Harris, and Randy (Julie) Holland. They are grandparents of 11 grandchildren.
Jerry is survived by a sister, Susan K. Bandy of New Haven, Ind.
Preceding him in death were his parents, a sister, Dee Ann Holland in 1948, and a brother, Douglas K. Holland in 2004.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 25, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Seals Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 122 W. Staat Street Fortville. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Fortville United Methodist Church 125 E. Staat Street Fortville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Fortville First United Methodist Church or Hancock Regional Hospice Center. Online condolences may be shared at www.sealsfuneralhome.com.