69-year-old West Salem resident, Jerry Wayne Orel died Tuesday, May 13 at his home. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his wife, Tonya Orel of West Salem; a daughter, Holly and husband Wade Prather of Flora; two sons, Dakota Orel and fiancee Abbie Wolfe of Flora and Dillon Orel of West Salem; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life Service for Jerry Wayne Orel will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 15 at the Zion United Methodist Church in West Salem with a private burial in the Moravian Cemetery at a later date.
Visitation will be 5 p.m. until the time of service on Thursday May 15 at the church.
Memorials may be made to Jerry’s grandchildren to be used for college expenses and will be accepted at the Ingram Funeral Home in West Salem, which is in charge of all the arrangements.