Gerald Blaschak

Gerald Blaschak

EAST LIVERPOOL — Gerald “Jerry” Blaschak died at Valley Oaks in East Liverpool on Nov. 28, 2019 following a lengthy illness.

He was born in Empire, Ohio on Oct. 2, 1937 a son of the late Michael and Pauline (Ference) Blaschak. He had worked in Maintenance for the Columbiana County Metropolitan Housing Authority. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps serving from 1955-1959 and a veteran of the United States Navy Serving from 1959-1963.

He is survived by two sons: Jerry Blaschak and wife Joanna of East Liverpool and James Blaschak and his wife Carole of Wellsville; four grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was proceeded in death by his wife Reha L. (Silverthorne) Blaschak.

Services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Care Funeral and Cremation Specialist MacLean Chapel. Burial will follow in St. Elizabeth Cemetery.

Family will be present to receive friends 2-6 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.