Jerry Dean Sadler

05/10/1947 – 12/16/2019

Obituary for Jerry Dean Sadler

Jerry Dean Sadler, 72, of Stover, MO passed away Monday, December 16, 2019 at his home. He was born on May 10, 1947 in Rolla, MO the son of LeeRoy and Billie Jean (Chandler) Sadler, who preceded him in death.

On February 2, 1980, in Potosi, MO he was united in marriage to Anne L. Wurtz, who survives of the home.

Jerry was a regular attendee of Maplewood Church in Sedalia, where he occasionally played the piano. Additionally, he played piano for Faith Baptist Church in Sedalia for several years. He worked as a Probation and Parole Officer for the Missouri Department of Corrections for over 25 years until retirement. During his time with the Department of Corrections, he was responsible for the firearms training and certification of probation officers. Jerry enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, shooting guns, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Besides his wife, Anne, survivors include two children, Brian Sadler (Tammy) of Sedalia, MO and Michael Sadler (Kristan) of Laquey, MO; a sister, Joyce Bridges (Stan) of Jackson, MO; nine grandchildren, Katelynn, Cora, Andrew, Austin, Braden, Madelyn, Matthew, Shaelyn, and Jase; a great granddaughter, Kenna; and a niece, Patti Bridges of Affton, MO.

Funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Rea Funeral Chapel with Rev. Dan Hankins, officiating.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the chapel.

Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery, Sedalia, MO.

Pallbearers will be Brian Sadler, Michael Sadler, Austin Sadler, Andrew Sadler, Braden Sadler, and Stan Bridges.

Memorial contributions may be made to Maplewood Church in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.

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10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Rea Funeral Chapel
1001 S Limit
Sedalia, MO 65301
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Funeral Service

11:30 AM
Rea Funeral Chapel
1001 S Limit
Sedalia, MO 65301
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Burial / Interment

Crown Hill Cemetery
701 N. Engineer
Sedalia, MO 65301
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Mike and family, so very sorry for your loss. Luv u
– Betty Huff
Only worked with Jerry for a couple of years 87-88, but he will be remembered as a very caring coworker.
– Tom Bauer
Praying for your family during this time and those times that will come to pass when your hearts are heavy. What a wonderful legacy Jerry left behind. He will be truly missed. -Joe and Michelle Sarver & family
– Michelle Sarver
Jerry taught me a lot when I was a new PO at the Hillsboro office in the early 80’s. We had a great group of staff who worked hard and enjoyed a lot of laughs. Jerry will be missed. My condolences to his family.
– Carla Naes
I had the pleasure of being Jerry’s secretary in Hillsboro for 5 years. We shared lots of conversations about our families. He always spoke so highly of his children and you Anne. He loved you all so much!!! I’m so sorry for your loss.
– Lori Burgert
I am so sorry to hear about Jerry’s passing. My condolences to his family and friends. I worked with Jerry in Hillsboro at probation and parole. I had great respect for him. May he Rest In Peace.
– Jen Klueppel
I am so sorry Anne. Boy those days in the 70s at P and P. We had fun. Jerry will be missed. Love you and praying for you all. Contact me sometime.
– Vicki Sanders

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