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Gerald R. "Jerry" Carman

October 28, 1939 ~ October 23, 2023 (age 83) 83 Years Old

Gerald Carman Obituary

Lisbon-Gerald R. “Jerry” Carman, 83, passed away peacefully at 11:14pm, Monday, October 23, 2023 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Jerry was born October 28, 1939 in Salineville, a son of the late Gerald W. and Grace (Russell) Carman.

A graduate of Southern Local High School, Jerry worked at NRM, then began working as a carpenter for his brother, Don, before starting his own general contracting business in the 1980’s.

He proudly served our country as a member of the United States Army, stationed in Germany during peacetime.

Jerry was a member of the Lisbon First Christian Church; the Lisbon Lions Club, where he held multiple offices; lifelong member of the East Liverpool Beagle Club; Lisbon Eagles Aerie 2216; he loved to hunt and fish; and had served as the scout master for Boy Scout Troop.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Nola (McClintock) Carman, whom he married August 12, 1959; sons, Ben Carman, and Bruce (Marcy) Carman; sister, Linda Lindner; brother Donald Carman; grandchildren, Ben Carman Jr., Miranda (Chris) Forstall and Alex (Jenna) Carman; great grandchildren, Nola J. Forstall, Alta Forstall, Lily Carman and Wesley Carman; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Jerry was also preceded in death by his sisters, Betty Hoobler and Sarah Griffith.

Funeral services will be held at 11am, Friday, October 27, 2023 at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home with Rev. Bob Garwood officiating.  Burial with full military honors will follow at the Lisbon Cemetery.

The family will receive family and friends from 6pm to 8pm, Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lisbon First Christian Church, 225 East Washington Street, Lisbon, Ohio 44432.

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October 26, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home
215 West Lincoln Way
Lisbon, OH 44432

Funeral Service
October 27, 2023

11:00 AM
Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home
215 West Lincoln Way
Lisbon, OH 44432


Lisbon Cemetery
1 Elm Street
Lisbon, OH 44432


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