Surviving are a special friend, Heidi Hoffee; three daughters, Jill Edwards and Julie Friend both of Fairfield and Jana (Scott) Dunivan of Edwardsville, IL; one son, Jason (Nikki) Friend of Fairfield; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services for Jerry Friend will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 28 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield. Burial will be in Richland Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 27 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield.
Memorials may be made to the Dr. Scranton Memorial Cancer Fund.