LIMA — Gerald “Jerry” Picker a.k.a. Doc, of Lima, celebrated his 90th birthday Feb. 8, 2014. A party was held for him with his family and close friends.
He was born Feb. 8, 1924, in Delphos to Frank and Grace Picker. On Aug. 11, 1943, he married Junella M. Ludwig.
Picker joined the Navy during WWII and served aboard the USS Essex. He was also the owner and operator of Delphos TV Sales and Service in Delphos, for more than 40 years.
He has four children, seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
He is a member of St. Charles Catholic Church, and co-founder of the Delphos Area Car Club and various other clubs and organizations.