SYRACUSE – Jerry C. Lowe, 90, of Bonita Springs, Fla., and Syracuse, went to Heaven April 12, 2022. He had multiple health problems he could not recover from.

He was born July 23, 1931, to Mildred Delano and George B. Lowe in Pierceton.

Jerry graduated from Syracuse High School in 1949. He was a proud veteran of U.S. Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. When he returned home he married Serita Kay Wertenberger, of Warsaw. They had three children: George Lowe (deceased), Mary Lowe-Aker, of Knoxville, Tenn.; and Linda (Steve) Lowe-Yoder, of Syracuse; daughter-in-law, Sue; grandchildren: Lauren (Ryan) Benker, Jamie Aker, Kaitlyn Lowe, Aaron (Megan) Yoder, Alicia and Ryan; great-grandchildren: Samson Aker, Julian Benker, Issac, Ellie and Ayla.

Jerry retired from the postal service in Syracuse. He was a member of the Shiners of Cromwell for 50 years, American Legion and served as 2nd District commander, 40/8, Masonic Lodge. He also attended Pierceton Baptist Church for many years as a young boy. He always believed in a higher power and was baptized two times, one time in front of his home on Lake Wawasee.

He loved to fish, bowl and go to the casino with Kay, his wife of 66 years.

Military service is being planned for July 23 at McClintic Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Old Road 8, also known as Hatchery Road in Syracuse.

To sign Jerry’s guest register or to leave online condolences, please visit

Arrangements are being handled by Eastlund Funeral Home.