Gerald G. Krok 1951-2018

NILES — Gerald G. “Jerry” Krok, 67, of Niles, passed away Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at his residence, following a brief illness.

He was born March 15, 1951, in Warren, the son of David and Doris Goddard Krok.

Jerry was a 1969 graduate of Niles McKinley High School. He enjoyed playing soft ball and was an avid bowler, belonging to several area leagues.

He was an avid Cleveland sports fan, always following the Browns, Cavs and Indians. Jerry’s college football team was the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Jerry is survived by his son, Ryan (Sara) Krok of Stow; his “wife,” Gayle Ginkinger; two brothers, John (Carol) Krok of Warren and Jim (Donna) Krok of Palm Coast, Fla.; a sister, Linda (Carmen) Rounds of Aurora; two stepsons, Joe (Cynthia) Ginkinger of North Port, Fla. and Jacob (Sarah) Ginkinger of Parrish, Fla.; and four grandchildren, Alissa, Jacob, Emma and Abby Ginkinger.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Paul Krok; and a great-granddaughter, Layla Rain.

Calling hours will be 5 to 7 p.m., with a prayer service 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, at the Holloway-Williams Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 611 Robbins Ave., Niles.

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