Jerry A. Corder

Monday, April 8, 2019

Jerry A. Corder

Dec 17, 1942- April 4, 2019

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. Jerry A. Corder, 76, died Wednesday, April 4, 2019, in Lake Havasu City.

He was born Dec 17, 1942, to Gerald and Marguerite Corder in McCook, Neb.

He graduated from McCook Senior High, where he met the love of his life, Lillie Beebe. They married on Aug. 19, 1961.

He worked as a mechanic for many years and in later years, worked for the City of McCook before retiring in 2004.

Jerry enjoyed his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He liked hunting, fishing and restoring Chrysler Lebaron convertibles with his son, Rick.

To this union were born three children, Rick and Nancy Corder of Yucca, Ariz., Tamie and Chris Hewitt of Lexington, Neb., and Steven Corder of Stevensville, Mont.

Jerry was also survived by nine grandchildren, Melissa and Michal Maxcy of Ogallala, Neb., Kristi and Jason Fine of Spring Hill, Kan., Jerod and Joshlynne Corder of McCook, Nathan Corder of Brunswick, Md., Justin and Danielle Williams of Kearney, Neb., Cody Williams of Cozad, Neb., Wyatt Corder of Victor, Mont., Amanda Corder of Corvallis, Mont., and Emma Corder of Corvallis; 11 great-grandchildren, Tyanna Corder, Dominick Corder, Hunter Fine, Charli Fine, expected baby Corder, Lillie Corder, Felicity Williams, MaryJane Williams, Laura Williams, Freya Williams and Kairi Williams; sister, Carolyne and Richard Bird of Colby, Kan.; brothers-in-law, Harold and Joan Beebe of McCook, Don and Sharon Beebe of Garden Grove, Iowa, and Lloyd Foster of Holdrege, Neb.; and many relatives and friends.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Gerald and Marguerite Corder; mother-in-law, Cecile Beebe; father-in-law, Earl Beebe; sisters- in-law, Shirley Hanson and Marjorie Foster; brothers-in-law, Claude Miller and Dean Hanson; and nephew, Mike Dietrich.

A memorial will be at a later date in McCook.