Jerry Rapp passed away on November 9, 2020. He was 86 years old. Jerry, son of Louis and Arlene (Soeten) Rapp grew up in Lansing, Michigan. Jerry worked for the Michigan Department of Transportation for forty years, retiring in 1993. Surviving are his partner of 29 years, Alison Thor, brother Ronald (Dona) Rapp, sister Myra Jo Ford, children Karmen (Xavier) Cook, Dwight Rapp (Connie Ferrante), Linda Fish, Teresa (Jeff) Wolfe, grandchildren Dusty Rapp, Dylan Rapp, Misty Rapp (Philip) Miller, Melody Rapp, Lauren Wolfe (Michael) Sylvester, and Darren Fish, and several great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents and his daughter Renae Rapp. Per Jerry's request there will not be a visitation or memorial service. The family is thankful for the support given by Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan during the past month. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care of S.W. Michigan, c/o the funeral home. Family and friends may share a condolence message online at www.joldersma-klein.com.