S: Jerry;s 80th Birthday
BC: About his life, Jerry might say..."I do it my way!"
FC: Jerry's Story
1: Once upon a time, there was a couple oh so swell. A few years later, the family grew with Jerry and Mel.
2: MAKING MEMORIES | Off to Lincoln High School Jerry did go. Though they didn't yet know each other, Sylvia was close in tow.
3: After college, into the navy Jerry went. On the U.S.S. Princeton, his time was spent.
4: LOVE | In 1952, Jerry and Sylvia tied the knot...
5: In '54, Sheryl was born -Philadelphia was the spot.
6: Then came Karen, daughter number two... | Off to Merrick moved the crew.
7: Many happy memories were made here... | The Sianos and Weinsteins became friends so dear.
8: Debbie was born in 1957. | When Jerry heard it was another girl, he said, "I'm in heaven!"
9: In 1966, Fradell came as a surprise. Jerry's family was growing right before his eyes!
10: so many | Each memory we keep with care means future happiness to share.
11: A bigger house and a new job, Jerry did need. Oceanside and Colony Supply were the answers indeed.
12: The American Dream now seemed complete...
13: The only thing missing was a daughter with four feet.
14: Her name was Bambi, the family was done. All that was needed was a son.
15: They didn't have one, but have no fear. Sheryl married Seymour in the bicentennial year.
16: Jerry and Sylvia traveled near and far. For grandchildren, they wished on a shooting star.
17: Grandaughter Lisa was born in 1983...
18: While Mitchell was proposing to Karen on bended knee. | LOVE
19: In 1986 came first grandson Max. Now Jerry certainly had no time to relax.
20: Another wedding in 1987 came. It was Debbie's, and Val was his name.
21: In 1989, Scott came along. Julian followed - the family was growing strong. | Scott Owen | Julian Joseph
22: In '92, Adam joined the fun. | Ben followed suit in '91.
23: Grandchild number 7 came in '93. Karen and Mitchell decided to name him Rory Lee.
24: Fradell married Tom in 1995. With an empty nest, Jerry and Sylvia decided it was time to downsize.
25: Between Long Beach and Florida, they divided their time. The snowbird life worked out just fine.
26: While everyone was worrying about Y2K, Matthew Jason Serpe was on the way!
27: 2005 was a sad year for all. With Sylvia's passing many tears did fall.
28: The Finkelsteins, Steinbergs and many other dear friends, helped Jerry's heart to mend.
29: Rita came at just the right time. She helps us all keep Jerry in line.
30: In Huntington Pointe, Jerry is a star. To see his shows people come from near and far.
31: Though the Mets and Jets have seen better days, Jerry's loyalty never did fade.
32: Watching him golf and bowl is quite a sight. And to top it all off, he can still drive at night!!
33: "Families are like chocolate...mostly sweet with a few nuts."
34: HAPPY80TH BIRTHDAY!