Jerry Granelli
Jerry Granelli was a jazz drummer best known for playing in the Vince Guaraldi Trio for the classic TV special “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”

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Published by Pine River Times on Jul. 21, 2021.
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You will be missed by those that knew you and by those that loved your music.
Thank you for making this world a more happy place with your masterful drumming skills.
Brent Naylor
August 3, 2021
My condolences go out to the Granelli family on the death of Jerry.
LeeRoy
July 27, 2021
Your music will live on.
Stephanie Schell
July 26, 2021
Snoopy rocked
Jill Newman
July 26, 2021
I have watched "A Charlie Brown Christmas" over the years and have heard the music by the Vince Guaraldi trio playing during the show which made it realistic.
Stephanie Schell
July 26, 2021
The last memory I have of Jerry was a giant hug, words of encouragement, and artistic inspiration. The world is a whole lot smaller without him in it.
Jason Fung
Student
July 26, 2021
Our sincere condolences to Jerry’s family
Marr
Acquaintance
July 26, 2021
Rest in power, Jerry. I so enjoyed our work together as Warriors.
Lisa Albrecht
Friend
July 25, 2021
My deepest condolences to the Granelli family. May you find comfort
in your treasured memories of jerry and May God continue to comfort you in the days, months and years ahead. Psalms 119:76
July 24, 2021
My condolences.
July 23, 2021
Our deepest condolences to the family. We pray that God continues to strengthen and comfort the family during this difficult time.
July 23, 2021
My sincere condolences to Jerry’s family- I am deeply sorry for your loss. I am grateful to have met and learned from Jerry; I will never forget the time he played the building at the end of our retreat!
Dara McGregor
Student
July 22, 2021
Sincere sympathies to the Granelli family, so very sorry for your loss. May God be with all of you to help you through this very difficult time of your loss.
July 22, 2021
I grew up on Charlie Brown tv. I enjoed it as an adult, when time allowed. This man was part of a "clean" show.
Fred Davis
Acquaintance
July 22, 2021
My heartfelt condolences go out to the family Jerry Granelli. Another great in the music world gone , artist as well as teacher. May the God of comfort soften the family's grief during this difficult time. He will live on through his music & memories of him.
L. M.
July 22, 2021
Scott Chamberland
July 22, 2021
Granelli family Guaraldi Trio." and friends you gave us all a great Christmas. Charlie Brown Christmas." God Bless
M.K.A .
Friend
July 21, 2021
Godspeed Jerry, and thank you for sharing a part of your life with us, and the music memories....
Harry Simpson
July 21, 2021
To the family may the God of all comfort be with you as a source of comfort and strength.
July 21, 2021
Thank you for sharing your talents with the world. Your music will live forever, each and every Christmas when children and adults alike, respond to the undeniable wonderful sound of a Charlie Brown Christmas. May God bless your family and friends with peace and comfort.
July 21, 2021
God is a God of all Comfort and he will Comfort the family's..My condolences to the family's..
July 21, 2021
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