1/30/1948 - 9/1/2018
NORTH PEKIN ~ Jerry Ronald Buhl, 70, of North Pekin, passed away at 5:25 a.m. Saturday, September 1, 2018 at his home.
He was born January 30, 1948 in Pekin to Elmer and Ada (Gerdes) Buhl.
Jerry is survived by his wife Sharon; his children, Ron (Christi) Buhl, Andrea (Brian) Schuneman, Jessica Buhl, Jim (Audie) Bradshaw and Becky (Jim) Pfahl; grandchildren; one great-grandson and siblings, Gary (Barb) Buhl and Sheila (Doug) Jones.
Jerry retired from Caterpillar, Inc. after 30 years of service.
He loved drag racing his 1967 Ford Fairlane.
Per his request, cremation has been accorded. Private inurnment will be at Prairie Haven Cemetery in Pekin.
Memorial contributions may be given to Illinois CancerCare, 8940 N. Wood Sage Rd, Peoria, IL 61615.
To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com
JIM LIERLE - Friend
Jim Burdette - classmate of Jerry
James Pierce - Friend
Angie Johnson - Friend
Cheryl and Bob Hanerhoff - Friend