The funeral for 65-year-old Jerry Dalrymple was Thursday at St. John the Divine Luthern Church in Chicago. Dalrymple died Jan. 23 along with his black Labrador retriever, Sparky. He was one of three people who died in the pileup in near whiteout conditions. It involved more than 40 vehicles and semi-trucks.
Dalrymple was a married father of four grown children. He was a former music teacher and played the organ at his church.