Jerry met his wife Kathi in 1971 while stationed at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii where she was attending graduate school at the University of Hawaii where she obtained a master's degree in social work. They married in 1972 and had one child, Jenie. During their 48 year marriage, they traveled the world and enjoyed going to restaurants, concerts, and movies together.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Kathleen Kreinik and his daughter, Jennifer Reppenhagen and her husband Jason, his loving dog, Toffee, his parakeets, Anela and Hoku, and 2 tropical fish. Both Jerry and Kathi love animals and they have been an important of their lives.
Jerry will be remembered by those who knew him as intelligent, caring, friendly, and helpful to others. He will be deeply missed by his family and all who knew him.
He requested that there be no funeral or memorial service.
Arrangements Provided By: Oahu Mortuary