Jerry Ray Hains
Jerry Ray Hains, 76, passed away peacefully on March 24, 2022 at Avalon San Andreas, CA.
Jerry was born on July 2, 1945 in Larned, Kansas to Frieda Alberta Hains (Nystrom) and Harvey Andrew Hains. His family moved to Bay City, Oregon in the late 1940s, and moved to West Linn in 1959.
Jerry graduated from West Linn High School in 1962. He was quite a good pool player and spent Friday nights with high school buddies at the local pool hall. He worked as a service station attendant for over three decades, and was quite the community icon, building many friendships with the customers.
Jerry moved to Jamestown/Sonora, CA in 1999 at the age of 54 and loved being involved in his new community. He worked at Wal- Mart for 5 years until his retirement and stayed active by regularly going on walkabouts and visiting shops for entertainment.
He was known as being a jovial and kind person and enjoyed joking with everyone. He loved giving gifts to friends and family, and treasured his many cousins, uncles and aunts.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; and brother Howard. He is survived by his sisters, Susan Hains-Czito of Jamestown, CA; Heidi Hains of Portland; and his cherished nieces and nephews.