Jerome H. Berling, Sr.

August 29, 1939 - November 13, 2021

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Jerome H. "Jerry" Berling, Sr., 82, of Cold Spring, KY passed away on Saturday, November 13, 2021. He was a retired window clerk with the U.S. Postal Service after 34 years of service, a member of Mother of God Church, an Honorable Kentucky Colonel, an inductee into the N KY Sports Hall of Fame and a recipient of a Key to the City of Covington. He was preceded in death by his parents: Hy and Roberta Berling and a grandson: Eric Brown. Jerry is survived by his loving wife of 61 years: Susan C. Wedderstrand Berling; children: Connie (Carl) Gillum, Christie Berling, Cathy Berling and Jerry (Kim) Berling, Jr.; brother: Gordon (the late: Verna) W. Berling; 10 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Mother of God Catholic Church, 119 West 6th Street, Covington, KY 41011 on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 12:05 PM. Memorials are suggested to: Alzheimer's Association c/o and/or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 7388 Turfway Road, Room # 101, Florence, KY 41042. Connley Brothers Funeral Home, 11 East Southern Avenue, Latonia, KY is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed on Facebook or at

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TV - Nov 18, 2021
So very sad to hear of Big Jerry’s passing. Prayers for you Mrs Berling and all my love. What a great man, my heart aches for all of you…. Love, Tim
Denny & Lida McClure - Nov 16, 2021
Our deepest sympathy to you, Sue, and your family. We are so very sorry for your loss. Please take care.
James and Linda Dietz - Nov 16, 2021
So very sorry for your loss if you need anything please don't hesitate to ask your neighbors Jim and Linda @ 780 Flint Ridge may he rest in peace
Karla and Chad - Nov 16, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May he rest in peace.
Margarita - Nov 15, 2021
My thoughts and prayers are with you - there are no words to ease the pain when loose someone you love. May he rest in peace.
Melissa - Nov 15, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. Sending love, big hugs and prayers to all of you.

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