Gerald Emmett “Gerry” Law Jr. of 1154 Chestnut Street in Clermont, Florida died Monday, August 21, 2000. He was a 1968 graduate of The Citadel where he was a member of November Company and a member of The Citadel’s swim team. He was born in Bar Harbor, Maine in 1946 and was the son of Gerald E. Law and Janet M. Law. He and his family lived in Waukegan, Illinois before he enrolled in The Citadel in 1964. After graduation, he served his country as a member of the U.S. Naval Air Force and he had a subsequent much longer business career in retail with Sears Roebuck and Co. He is survived by his mother, Janet M. Law and his sister, Ellynn Carol Zehr of Sanford, Florida and his two sons, Matthew Law of Florida and Brian Law of Indiana. He was an inspiration and counselor to many in his fight and long illness associated with his colon cancer.
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