Jerald (Jerry) Darrah
Jerald (Jerry) Darrah was born in October of 1932. He
was an aircraft mechanic with the U.S. Air Force. He served
in the Korean War. He retired in '93 as a Master Sergeant.
He loved flying and became a pilot while he built his own
plane, a glastar.
He married Marjorie Elizabeth Dotson
in '54. After her death, he married Leatrice Borowski
in 2003. He served and loved his Baptist Church
Family. He served the 304th Rescue and was one
of the first on Mt. St. Helens when it erupted in
March 1980. He was also involved with the Crash
of the DC10 in December 1978.
He is survived by daughters Jannie Darrah of Portland and Tammy McGavran of Arizona City, AZ, son in law Doug,
two grandsons Michael Baird and Cory R. Baird
of Portland, also three great granddaughters.