Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
1938 — 2022
Jerry Berndt Born May 11th, 1938 in Toledo, Ohio, Jerry Lee Berndt ("Coach") died on Sunday, December 4th, 2022. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Patricia ("Pat"), his three children, Jodie Etter, Jamie (Eric Wojcikiewicz), and Jeff (Cheryl); his sisters Patricia Hedges and Sandra Wozniak; and his grandchildren, Brock Benson (Jennifer), Josh Benson (Charissa), Abby Thomas (James), Ian (Mary), Ali, Marisa, and Keira Wojcikiewicz, and Sadie Berndt, and 10 great-grandchildren. Jerry was a devoted husband and father, an adoring grandfather and great-grandfather, and a passionate teacher and coach. He met his wife Pat in 1953 when they were freshman in high school, and they married in...