ESCANABA - Jerry L. Tice, 71, of Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Marquette General Hospital in Marquette. He was born Nov. 21, 1941, in Ann Arbor, Mich., and was the son of Robert E. and June L. (Guy) Tice. Jerry graduated from Pioneer High School in 1959 and then served in Germany in the U.S. Air Force until he was honorably discharged. Jerry was employed with Asplundh Tree Trimming Company until he was forced to retire due his illness with Multiple Sclerosis. He lived in Gaylord for many years until moving to Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba.