Gerald Keith Slonaker, 81 of Little Hocking, Ohio formerly of Clarington, Ohio died at his residence on May 6, 2019. He was born on May 6, 1938 in Cameron, WV.

He was an Air Force veteran. He retired from Ermet Corp. Gerald was a gardener and an avid bowler. He enjoyed being around people. He was a loyal Marshall University fan.

Survivors include his significant other, Patricia Lloyd, his two children, Scott (Jodi) Slonaker, Paula (Gary) Edwards, his two brothers, Roger (April) Slonaker, and Richard (Wilma) Slonaker. Also surviving are 8 grandchildren, one great grandchild and a great granddaugher due in August, and Patricia’s children, David Lloyd, Kellie Ricker and Jeffrey Abney.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a son, Jeffrey Slonaker.

There will be a Memorial Service at a later date.

Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.