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Jerry L. Wenger, 66

APPLE CREEK — Jerry L. Wenger, 66, of Apple Creek, died Saturday, October 29, 2022 at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center following a period of declining health.
He was born April 3, 1956 in Wooster to the late Earl G and Marion (Schrock) Wenger and has lived in Holmesville, Smithville, and Apple Creek.
Jerry loved to be outside more than inside. He enjoyed tinkering with anything and everything. He loved to listen to Classic Rock music, watch old time shows like Hogan’s Heroes, Matlock, Columbo, A-Team, and many more. He was a collector of everything and anything, but he loved his C-B’s. Jerry had a big heart and would do anything for anybody. He loved his children and grandchildren very much. He will be deeply missed by his daughter, family and friends.
Surviving are his daughter, Janice (Christopher) Morris; sons, Ryan (Shelly) Wenger, Jason (Samantha) Wenger, and Donald Wenger; grandchildren, Zayne Caperton-Wenger, Jayde Morris, Riyen Morris, Merci Morris, Brittney (Alexander) Gonzalez, Helen Wenger, and Katherine Wenger; great-granddaughter, Miel González; another son, one granddaughter and two grandsons; three boys that he considered to be his sons, Leo, Brian and Curtis Pickar; brother, Eugene (Nonya) Wenger; sisters, Bert (Larry) Nitzsche, Helen (John) Miller, Juanita (Buzz) Maxwell, Jolene (Bruce) Buss, and Wanda (Ronald) Hebb; step-sisters, Tina Rudy, Paula Rudy-Brown and Jillayne Jordan; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Randy and Dwayne Wenger; sister, Shirley Felicjan; and step-mother Lois Wenger.
Friends may call on Saturday, November 5, 2022, at Auble Funeral Home, 512 East Oak Street, Orrville, from 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm.
Services will follow at 4:00 pm on Saturday, at the funeral home, with Pastor John Miller officiating.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692,
Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at

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