Gerald Stiles

Obituary of Gerald Stiles

Gerald "Jerry" Stiles, age 82, of Somerdale, passed away on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Husband of Doris C. "Dolly" Stiles (nee Knecht). Father of Cheryl Harris, Rick, Gary (Alexis), Mark (Danielle), and Jerry. Grandfather of 11. Great-grandfather of 6.

Gerry loved baseball which he played up until he was 30, and softball which he played up until 50. He also coached Somerdale little league for 15 years. He was a member of Magnolia Motor Masters NHRA Hot Rod Club and worked at Atco Dragway from its beginning. He loved cars, especially his restored 1940 Ford. But most of all, his true passion was his family and especially his grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing and visitation on Tuesday 9-11AM at EUGENE J. ZALE FUNERAL HOME, INC. 712 N White Horse Pike, Stratford, NJ 08084. PH (856) 783-5100. Funeral Mass 11:30AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish – St. Luke Church, Stratford. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his name to The Hospice of Moorestown VNA, 300 Harper Dr. Moorestown, NJ 08057.