Gerald “Gerry” H. Zaar, 88, of Tellico Village, passed away July 28, 2019.

Gerry retired from GE after 42 years of service. He was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church where he sang in the choir. Gerry was also the past president of the Tellico Village HomeOwners Association. He enjoyed golf and amateur piloting. He was most proud of his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Leann R. Zaar; and sons, Gregory T. Zaar, M.D. MPA, and John Zaar.

Survivors include his wife, Joan "Jody" Zaar; daughter, Susan M. Zaar of Tellico Village; and many nieces and nephews.

The family received friends 10-11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Lenoir City with mass following at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 1580 St. Thomas Way, Lenoir City, TN 37771, or St. Jude Children’s Hospital in Memphis.

Click Funeral Home & Cremations-Tellico Village chapel is serving the family of Gerry Zaar.