Jerry Denis Sommerville, 61, of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte.
He was born in Petaluma, Calif., to George and Dorothy Sommerville.
Jerry has battled multiple myeloma since January 2009, and passed away from complications of the flu and pneumonia. He moved to Florida from California to work for Adventist Health Systems. For the last seven years, Jerry was a financial planner and part of the Sommerville Financial Group at Raymond James in Port Charlotte. Jerry attended the Seventh-day Adventist Church of Port Charlotte, where he taught Sabbath School. He was an active member of the Port Charlotte Rotary Club for many years.
He is survived by his loving family, including his wife, Connie Sommeville of Port Charlotte; daughters, Heather Rose of North Port, Fla., and Nicole Hickman of Port Charlotte; a son, Harold Sommerville of Punta Gorda, Fla.; a brother, Roger Sommerville of Los Angeles, Calif.; and two grandchildren, Alexander and Matthew.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2036 Loveland Blvd., Port Charlotte. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity. Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to sign the memory book and extend condolences to the family.
Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.