A Mass of Christian burial for Jerry L. McDowell was celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, June 20, 2014, in St. John's Catholic Church. Mass celebrant was Father Todd Dominique. Con celebrants were Deacon Don Meyer and Deacon Gene Westrick. Soloist was Kristin Kurivial. Organist was Dave Moninger. Pallbearers were Bob Moser, Don Moser, Larry Otto, Tom Kent, Matt Rennecker and Rod Martin. Burial was in St. Michael's Catholic Church Cemetery where VFW Post 3360 conducted honorary military graveside rites. Jerry's arrangements were entrusted to Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home.