Jerry Blueford

January 11, 1944 - November 27, 2013
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Passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2013 in Oakland, at 69 years of age. A native Merced and 58-year resident of Oakland. Survived by his wife of 16 years, Karen Blueford of Oakland; daughters, Renee Torrence (William) of Hayward, Regina Dennis (Mark) of El Sobrante, and Rhonda High (Kenneth) of Riverside; sons, Reginald Blueford of Oakland, and Jerry Blueford II (Ozzetta) of Oakland; sisters, Norma Dean Craig of Oakland, Denise Shirley (Leon) of Tracy, Beverly “Joyce” Scott (Perry) of Dublin, and Diane McCluney (Lawrence) of Kansas City, Kansas; brothers, L.C. Blueford of Oakland, Arnold Blueford of Vallejo, and Roy Blueford (Kathleen) of Fayetteville, North Carolina; granddaughter, Khayla Rovillos of San Francisco; and grandsons, Mark Dennis II and Jeremy Dennis, both of El Sobrante. Jerry started his career with the Oakland Fire Department in 1969, and retired as Fire Marshal in 2001; he has spent the past ten years as a Superior Court attendant for Alameda County.

Friends and acquaintances are cordially invited to attend funeral services Friday, December 6 at 11:00 a.m in the chapel of Sunset View Mortuary, top of Fairmount Avenue, El Cerrito; interment following, Rolling Hills Memorial Park, Richmond. Viewing Thursday, December 5 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the mortuary.

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Date: Friday, December 6, 2013

Time: 11:00 am

Sunset View Cemetery Association


101 Colusa Avenue, El Cerrito, CA, 94530


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Born: January 11, 1944
Died: November 27, 2013

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Robert & Marrietta Burris posted on 12/6/13

I know words can't begin to comfort you at this time, but please remember how much you are cared about,and know you are being kept in thoughts of deepest care and love. My prayers are with you. May God bless and keep you. Cuz for Life