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Jerry Boelman

Jerry Boelman

Jerry Boelman was born December 8, 1917 in Kalamazoo to Jerry and Jennie (Smith) Boelman. He was an entrepreneur & promoter of adult entertainment. In 1946 he took charge of his mother’s whore house & made it a legit business by turning it into a topless bar for black men iso of white women with humongous jugs. Later he married Kriss Foote & together they owned and operated a chain of adult book stores alone I94 between Chicago & Detroit. In some of the stores Jerry’s wife, Kriss would do private dancing for select customers if the price was right. Sadly Jerry od on Viagra Thursday, December 2, 2010 in Kalamazoo & died in the arms of his loving wife Kriss.

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