Thursday, January 11th, 2007
Gerald "Gerry" D. Jackson, 78, 5276 Channel Drive, Celina, died Jan. 9, 2007, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 6, 1928, in Dayton, to Donald and Mabel Alter Jackson. On May 10, 1958, he married Mildred A. Blankenship, who died May 10, 2000.
Survivors are a son, Terry L. (Nancy), Beavercreek; a daughter, Cinthia Scirocco, Huber Heights; a brother, Robert (Marilyn), West Palm Beach, Fla.; a brother-in-law, Don Lavin, of Florida; and three grandchildren.
Deceased are a sister, Donna Lavin.
He retired in 1989 from the GTE Maintenance Department and was a barber in the Dayton/Clayton area. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving from 1946-1948 and was a member of the Montezuma United Methodist Church and American Legion Post 888, Delaware.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Bruce Crane officiating. Burial is 2 p.m. Saturday in Germantown Cemetery.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the church.