Gerald L. Banks, 69 of Fostoria, Ohio died Sunday, September 22, 2019 at his home.
He was born September 22, 1950 in Fostoria, Ohio to Leroy & Frances (Thiry) Banks.
He married Debra Miller January 29, 1971 in Bowling Green, OH and they later divorced.
Surviving are daughter Catrena (Jeff Sloan) Davis of Toledo, son Chris (Jennifer) Banks of Arcadia, sisters Ruth (Paul) Lovejoy of Risingsun, Barb Mathias of Bloomdale, Rosie Kenney of Pemberville, grandchildren Aubree Davis, Faith, C.J., Lilly, Nate & Mya. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers Richard & Steven Banks, sisters Vera & Kathy Banks, Helen Lively.
Gerald retired from the Carbon in Fostoria with over 30 years of service. He loved NASCAR, the Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians & Western Movies. He was an outgoing person who was willing to help others in time of need, even after he became sick. Gerald especially loved spending time with his family.
Visitation will be held Friday, September 27, 2019 from 1-3 & 5-8 p.m.at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, Ohio.
Memorials can be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.