Jerry Stockholm

July 18, 1930 - October 28, 2019

Jerry Stockholm

Jerry Stockholm, 89, of Beaumont, died Monday, October 28, 2019, at Harbor Hospice, Beaumont. He was born on July 18, 1930, to Virgie Jalle Stockholm and Elmer Stockholm, in Beaumont. Jerry was a proud graduate of Lamar University and Texas A&M. He retired from Mobil Oil in 1989 and was a loyal member of Woodland Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Arlene Stockholm; daughters, Gwen Stockholm of Beaumont; Jerlyn E. Krismer and her husband, Mike, of Corpus Christi; and Lisa Johnson of Beaumont; sons, Gary Zimmerman and his wife, Sarah and Jerry Zimmerman and his wife, Ellen, all of Beaumont; and Mark Zimmerman and his wife, Angie, of Knoxville, Tennessee; sisters, JoAnne Perkins and her husband, Clyde, of Beaumont and Jalle Porter and her husband, Larry, of Lumberton; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents and first wife, Norma Stockholm.

A gathering of Mr. Stockholm’s family and friends will begin at 1:00 p.m. with his funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m., Friday, November 1, 2019, at Woodland Baptist Church, 1860 West Lucas, Beaumont. His entombment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont.

Memorial contributions may be made to Woodland Baptist Church, 1860 West Lucas, Beaumont, Texas 77706.

Gathering of Family and Friends
Woodland Baptist Church
1860 West Lucas Beaumont, TX 77706
Friday, November 01, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Woodland Baptist Church
1860 W Lucas Beaumont, TX 77706
Friday, November 01, 2019
2:00 p.m.
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
4955 Pine St Beaumont, TX 77703

Comments (6)

  • Stacy Kupka

    06 December 2019 at 15:17 | #

    So sorry that no one told me that he had passed. What an amazing person to have the opportunity to have known. My condolences.


  • Sandra Fertitta

    31 October 2019 at 23:11 | #

    So sorry to hear about Jerry’s passing! He was director of my Sunday School department. He was a kind man, he loved the Lord and served him. A fine Christian!
    My sincere sympathy for his passing! Praying for his family and friends! He will be missed! I always enjoyed him singing in the choir! As he sang praises to his Lord and Savior!


  • Sandra Middleton

    31 October 2019 at 19:26 | #

    I’m so sorry to here about the passing of Jerry.
    Jerry was my Sunday School Director at Calvary where
    I met him and Arlene.. Jerry and Arlene hosted a many of functions for our class and was a highly respectable and faithful servant of the Lord and fellowman. I know longer live in Beaumont but will always remember his kindness to me. RIP Jerry My friend.


  • Gary and Julie George

    30 October 2019 at 18:34 | #

    Sorry to hear about Jerry, He was once a neighbor of ours and was a great person.


  • Connie Hartt

    30 October 2019 at 15:32 | #

    I am so sorry to hear of Jerry's passing. I mourn his loss but rejoice that he is in the arms of Jesus. You two were such an inspiration to me in choir at Calvary and I enjoyed your company before choir practice. I am praying for comfort and peace for you and your family.


  • Pam Porter Hargrove

    30 October 2019 at 03:38 | #

    I will miss you my sweet Uncle. I have so many wonderful memories of the beach and Family Christmas party’s. Your smile will always be in my heart. I love you. Prayers for his daughters and wife. He will be missed.. God has a special Angel in Heaven now.!


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