Jerry E. Bardon, of Garden Prairie, Illinois died Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Northwoods Nursing Home. He was born in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, the son of Harold and Dorothy (Helman) Bardon. Jerry joined the Army in the early 1970’s. He retired from Chrysler in Belvidere after 43 years. He was also a Cub and Boy Scout troop leader for many years. Jerry married Carolyn Bemesderfer on June 29, 1963. She preceded him in death. He then married Linda Johns in 2006.
He is survived by his wife, Linda; son, Joseph (Beth) Bardon and two step-daughters, Angela Johns and Glenda (Chad) Charlton. Jerry had 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by his parents, brother, Richard and step-daughter, Paula.
Funeral service will be held at noon on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 in the Chapel at Highland Garden of Memories with a visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. Entombment in the Highland Garden of Memories Mausoleum to follow. To share online condolences with the family, please visit: www.affordablecremationbelvidere.com.
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