Jerry Rinehart, age 83, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away Monday October 23, 2017 at Rose Arbor Hospice. Jerry was born on April 13, 1934 in Cooper Township. On June 28, 1969 Jerry united in marriage to his late wife Beverly Jane. He was an employee of The Clarage Fan Company for over 30 years until his retirement. Jerry leaves to cherish in his memory 7 children, numerous grandson and many great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents, one brother, two sisters and a grandson. Friends will be received 11am-1pm Friday October 27, 2017 at Parchment Redmond Funeral Home, 2300 East "G" Avenue Parchment, MI 49004, where services will follow at 1p.m. Internment will take place in West Cooper Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to Rose Arbor Hospice.