Dr. Gerald “Jerry” James Bowerly Jr. was born June 15, 1920, in Sheldon, Iowa to Gerald James Bowerly Sr. and Eva Mae Johnson. He passed on October 30, 2019, while residing at Avamere Court in Keizer.
Jerry, one of five children, was raised on a farm in Minnesota and eventually headed west to Oregon where he attended Mohawk High School in Marcola. He studied at University . . .