He is survived by his mother, Lori A. Stierwalt, Greencastle, his maternal grandparents, Billy and Darlene Stierwalt, Quincy, his paternal grandparents, Jim and Linda Boatright, Poland, his maternal great-grandmother, Ruth Lawrence, Paragon and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Jeremy was an eighth-grade student at South Putnam Middle School and played football.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 2 p.m. at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 4 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Mannan Cemetery.
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