September 30, 1940 - May 13, 2021 Jerry (Jeronimo) Peraza, 80, passed away peacefully on May 13, 2021 in Cameron Park Ca., after a short battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters. He is survived by his loving wife Carolyn Harkless Peraza, four children; Jennifer (Pat) Kennealy, Ron, Jerry and Amy Peraza. Three grandchildren; Brenna, Shannon and Sean Kennealy, and many dear family members and friends. He grew up in San Francisco, Ca, enjoyed playing percussion and lettered in Track & Field and graduated from Lincoln High School, SF. He married and raised his family in South San Francisco and San Mateo, Ca. Worked over 40 years at Butler Aviation/Signature Flight Support at the SF Airport. Jerry really enjoyed people and loved to host BBQ's and Poker games for family and friends before and after retiring in Cameron Park. His other passions were gardening - he started a local community garden for his neighbors, fishing, golf and he competed in golf tournaments with L&L Hackers. Jerry loved his rescue dog Lilly who was always by his side and was a true football fan, Go Niner's! Family and friends have wonderful memories of Jerry, he was greatly loved and will be missed by all. The family welcomes stories, memories and/or pictures you would like to share. A Celebration of Life will be determined at a later date.