CENTERBURG — Gerry Lee Fraley, born Jan. 14, 1949, went peacefully to be with the Lord on Dec. 7, 2013, at home with his loving wife laying by his side to comfort him.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda; two sons, Gary (Becky) Fraley and Matthew (Britney) Fraley; four grandchildren; mother, Rose Fraley; and brother, JR Fraley.
Gerry was a member of Centerburg Enterprise Baptist Church. He retired from Honda of America, and served in the Navy as communications technician on 13 carriers. He enjoyed the outdoors, gardening, racing and fishing. He had the patience of Job when fishing, and patience is what got him through the last few days.
He was preceded in death by father, Milford Fraley; and son, Brian Fraley.
A special thank you to Beverly Floyd and Hospice of Central Ohio of Newark for their help and kindness.
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