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In Memory of

Jerry Basey

October 14, 1930 - June 5, 2017

Obituary


Jerry Basey, age 86, passed away on June 5, 2017 in Austin, Texas at his home.

Jerry was born on October 14, 1930 in Austin, Texas, to parents Robert Lee Basey and Sarah Elizabeth Welch Basey. He attended Stephen F. Austin High School. Jerry was a member of Plumbers Pipfitters Local #286 for a total of 68 years, where Jerry held a Master Plumbing license for the State of Texas. Jerry was a great man and a loving father.

Jerry was a social, active man who was deeply involved in all aspects of...

Jerry Basey, age 86, passed away on June 5, 2017 in Austin, Texas at his home.

Jerry was born on October 14, 1930 in Austin, Texas, to parents Robert Lee Basey and Sarah Elizabeth Welch Basey. He attended Stephen F. Austin High School. Jerry was a member of Plumbers Pipfitters Local #286 for a total of 68 years, where Jerry held a Master Plumbing license for the State of Texas. Jerry was a great man and a loving father.

Jerry was a social, active man who was deeply involved in all aspects of life for the majority of his life. He enjoyed hunting, work, and being with friends having a shot of whiskey and a beer. His family and friends will always remember him as a one of a kind, outgoing, proud person.

He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers and sisters and his son David Basey and numerous friends and colleagues.

Jerry is survived by his son Archie G. Basey, son Kevin Welch Basey, daughter Bonnie Fawn Holland, daughter Marjerrie Basey, daughter Debra Arlene Gromko, and Dora Gromko and numerous grandkids and great grandkids.

A memorial service is scheduled for June 16, 2017 on Friday, at 4:00 P.M.at Cook Walden Funeral Home, 6100 North Lamar Blvd, Austin, Texas 78752 with reception at his home 2005 Palo Duro Drive Austin, Texas 78757. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Jerry Basey life. Please dress casual.

The family would like to thank Marjerrie Basey and Bonnie Fawn Holland, they have been angles in their care for him during his gallant battle with dementia.

To share condolence with the family, please visit www.cookwaldenfuneralhome.com.