Gerald G. “Jerry’ Banks passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the tranquility of his home on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at the age of 68. Beloved Husband of Ramona Banks nee Jackson. Devoted Father of Tara (Deshon) Morgan and Alicia Banks. Loving Son of the late Randle Banks and Nancy Banks nee Watts. Fond Grandfather of London, Logan and Aston. Dear Brother of Randle Jr. Banks, the late Donna (the late Mack) Banks MaCann and Effrem Banks. Dear Uncle of many Nieces and Nephews. Gerald was an Electrician with Union Pacific Railroad and ComEd for over 25 years.
Family and Friends are to gather for the Visitation Friday, March 19, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, Illinois (Located between Mannheim and Wolf Road). Funeral to follow Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Russo’s Hillside Chapels. Visitation from 9:00 a.m. until time of Chapel Service at 11:00 a.m. Interment Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Illinois. For additional information call (708) 449-5300. Please visit Gerald’s personal tribute website at www.russohillsidechapels.com and sign his guestbook.
Due to current health guidelines, WE REQUIRE THHAT ALL GUESTS ENTERING THE BUILDING WEAR A FACIAL COVERING AND MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING. We ask that you exit the funeral home after paying your respects so that all visitors have an opportunity to do the same. Please refrain from bringing food or beverages into the funeral home. The coffee room is not available at this time.
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