Gerald ‘Jerry’ Box

Aug. 15, 1932 – Nov. 9, 2013

Jerry Box, age 81, of North Little Rock, Ark., formerly of Waukesha, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at St. Vincent’s North in Sherwood, Ark.

He was born on Aug. 15, 1932, in the Town of Vernon to William Otto and Elsie (Schumacher) Box. He first married Shirley Mihlbauer on June 4, 1955, and later married Ruth Owen-Dennett on April 12, 1973.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, William Box.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth Box; his son, Greg Box (Roxie Moede) of Waukesha; daughter, Cindy (Dave) Allen of Pekin, Ill.; stepson, Dave Dennett of North Little Rock Ark., stepdaughter, Sue (John) Grzsuik of Kirkland, Wash., and two grandsons, Chris and Collin Allen.

There will be no services at his request, but there is a memory book available at

 Memorials can be sent to Sherwood Animal Shelter, 6500 N Hills Blvd., North Little Rock, AR 72116