Jerome B. Nurse (July 8th, 2016)
Jerome B. Nurse, 79 of Mexico died peacefully Friday at his home. He was born in Syracuse, son of the late William V. and Hazel Henderson Nurse. He was a driver for Mohawk Beverage and Genesee Beer for 14 years. He retired as a Tractor Trailer Driving Instructor for National Tractor Trailer School, working for 10 and a half years and Oswego County BOCES for 10 years. He was a member of the Mexico United Methodist Church, the Streamside Golf Course and the Betmar Golf Course in Zephyr Hills, FL. He was an Army Veteran from 1960-1962.
He was pre-deceased by his siblings, Eileen Stramel, Vernon Nurse and William Nurse.
Jerry is survived by his wife, the former Ellen Stone; his sister-in-law, who Jerry and Ellen raised as their own, Meredith Stone and her daughter, McKenzie Stone Sweeting.
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, from the Mexico United Methodist Church, Church St., Mexico. Burial will be in the New
Haven Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Church prior to the service. Arrangements are in care of the Harter Funeral Home, 9 Washington Avenue, Mexico NY.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Jerry's memory may be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, PO Box 102, Oswego NY, 13126.