The family of Jerry Calvert will receive family and friends from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday, December 8, 2023 at Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Funeral service will begin at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 9, 2023 at the chapel. Burial will immediately follow at Lobb Cemetery in Independence, MO. Memories of Jerry and words of comfort for his family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com
Jerry Blaine Calvert, 63, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully Sunday, December 3, 2023 at his home. He was born July 9, 1960 to Ronald and Linda in Independence, MO.
Jerry was a 1978 graduate of Truman High School in Independence, MO. On October 22, 1994 Jerry was united in marriage to the love of his life Sandy Hoye in Independence, MO. He worked in the sales department for Queen Foods a Wholesale Distribution Center in Kansas City, KS. Jerry enjoyed barbequing, hunting, cooking, the holidays, and was an avid sports fan watching the Kansas City Royals, Kansas City Chiefs, and all Mizzou sports. Above all Jerry cherished spending time with his family and watching his son, Austin play guitar.
Survived by his loving wife, Sandy Calvert of Blue Springs, MO; son, Austin Calvert of Blue Springs, MO; daughter, Erin Jeska-Kennedy and her wife Julia of Independence, MO; mother, Linda Calvert of Independence, MO; niece Katie Ring of Independence, MO; nephew Korby Ring of Independence, MO. Jerry is preceded in death by his father, Ronald Calvert; sister, Kelli Ring and her wife, Jan Wittek.