CORTLAND - Gerald E. "Jerry" Hoover, 52, died at 5:10 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown following a brief illness.
He was born April 12, 1961, in Warren, the son of Fred J. Hoover and the late Linda Hider.
A lifetime Cortland resident, he was a 1979 graduate of Lakeview High School.
Jerry enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping and was raised in the Catholic faith.
Survivors include his father and stepmother, Fred and Ann Hoover of Cortland; a sister, Brenda (Jeff) McCaslin of Howland; and a special friend, Shari Baxter of Cortland. He also leaves numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
There are no services or calling hours.
The family suggests material contributions be made to the Cortland Fire Department or to St. Elizabeth Health Center c/o HMHP Foundation, 250 DeBartolo Place, Suite 2560, Boardman, OH 44512.
Arrangements were entrusted to Roberts-Clark Chapel, Lane Family Funeral Homes, 180 Garfield Drive N.E., Warren, OH 44483.
To view this obituary online or send condolences, visit the website robertsclarkchapel.com.