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Gerald Orians

Gerald F Orians, age 96, was born in Carey, on June 26, 1922, and passed away in Akron, on Sept.  5, 2018.
He is survived by a daughter, Laura Beringer; grandchildren, Alan (Katy) Beringer and Renee Beringer; great-grandchildren, Jonah, Elim and Luke Beringer; brother-in-law, Harold Ulman; sister-in-laws, Mary Theresa Orians, Marilyn Jean Orians and Erlene Orians; brother-in-law, Dick (Nancy) Prather; sister-in-law, Shirley Prather; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy, of 56 years; his brothers, Gilbert, Ralph and Cletus; and his sister, Ruthann Ulman.
Gerald served in the Marines during WWII and also in the Navy during the Korean War. He retired after 42 years of service from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. He enjoyed golfing, bowling, being outdoors and spending many hours with the grandchildren. He was a resident Green and member of the Nativity of the Lord Jesus Catholic Church.
Friends and family will be received Tuesday, Sept. 11, from 10-11 a.m. at the Chapel at the Village of St. Edwards, Fairlawn. A funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. A private interment will be held at Western Reserve National Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Rose Hill Funeral Home, Akron.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Village of St. Edwards, 3131 Smith Road, Fairlawn, OH 44333, or a charity of the donor’s choice.

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