Jerry L. Cloud, 66, passed away on Aug. 14, 2018

Jerry L. Cloud, 66, Topeka, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, at his home.
Jerry was born May 16, 1952, in El Dorado, the son of Noble and Edna Tatum Cloud. He graduated from El Dorado High School in 1970, Butler County Community College in 1972 and completed his education at Wichita State University. Jerry married Carole Schank Birdsley in Miami, Okla., in 1992. He retired from the Kansas Department of Labor with over 35 years of service. Jerry loved attending his grandchildren’s events, fishing and hunting. He loved to travel with Carole and her sisters and would often say, “I’m driving Miss Daisies.” Jerry also enjoyed his time in Branson and staying at the Big Cedar Lodge.
Grateful to have shared his life are: his wife, Carole; daughters, Paige Birdsley (Brad Norton), Jami Wohler (Brian) and Brooke Birdsley (Eddie Hernandez); and grandchildren, Greer and Finn Norton, Hunter and Cooper Wohler and Damian, Daniel and Sawyer Hernandez.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Jerry was cremated and his celebration of life will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, at the F.O.P. Lodge, 2649 SE 45th Street, Topeka.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association or Helping Hands Humane Society, sent in care of Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home, 2801 SW Urish Road, Topeka KS 66614.
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