Jerry Charles Wise, 83, of Punta Gorda, Fla., and formerly of Sardinia, Ohio, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014, peacefully at home, after a lengthy illness.
He was born Nov. 23, 1930, to Robert and Valetta Wise of Hamilton, Ohio.
Jerry served in the Air Force during the Korean War. He was a Cincinnati Bell retiree, and also a longtime farmer.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Dorothy; sons, Edward Wise of Winchester, Ohio, James (Debra) Wise of Russellville, Ohio, and John Wise of Wichita, Kan.; grandson, Colton Wise; his sister, Valetta Patricia Belcher of Jacksonville, Fla.; brothers, Robert (Patricia) Wise of Loveland, Ohio, and William (Joyce) Wise of Lebanon, Ohio; and brother-in-law, Ralph Doering of Cincinnati, Ohio.
A Celebration of life will be at a later date in Ohio.
Arrangements are with National Cremation Society of Port Charlotte, Fla.