Jerry Curtis Strand

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Jerry Curtis Strand, 60, a resident of Lewisburg, passed away on Friday, Jan. 20, 2012.

A native of Sacramento, Calif., he was the son of the late Arnold and Gertrude Strand. He was nursing home administrator for many years and a member of the Lewisburg First United Methodist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Dennis Strand, and a sister, Shelia Boyd.

Survivors include his wife, Julia Falzarano-Strand of Lewisburg; three daughters; Kirsten Strand and Sarah Crayton, both of Modesto, Calif., and Dianna Hurtado also of California; and one best friend, Tom Jenkins. Several grandchildren also survive.

Memorial services for Mr. Strand will be held at a later date from the Lewisburg First United Methodist Church.

"Praise God from whom all blessings flow. You are my blessing. Rest now in the arms of our Father. Love you through eternity. Your loving wife, Julia."

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Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.