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Jerry Chabler

1935 - 2021



Jerry Chabler, age 86 years, died Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at Charter Senior Living in Sylvania, Ohio. He was born in Toledo on January 11, 1935 to Harry and Sara (Berlowitz) Chabler. Jerry valued public service and spent his entire career in civil service. He spent his early career as a Toledo Police officer and later was appointed to many other civil service positions including the Lucas County Port Authority, where he was appointed Chairman in 2002.

Jerry was inducted into the Scott High School Hall of Fame and loved playing golf. His Jewish faith was very important to him and he will be remembered as the Patriarch of his family who cherished the time he spent with family.

Surviving are his daughters, Alyce (Robert) Vaughn and Adreanne Waller; brother, Seymour (Judy) Chabler; and grandchildren, Christopher (Sarah) Bohland, Brandon (Krista) Bohland, Benjamin (Holly) Bohland, Michael Noser, Nicole (Mark) Oquist, Leah Waller (Michael Criscenti) and Jonathan Waller; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Nancy; his sister, Marilyn Broder; and twin brother, Allan J. Chabler.

Services and interment will be private for the family. The family would like to extend their special thanks to Rachael, Jerry's nurse and Pastor Tim, both with Ohio Living Hospice.

Memorial donations are suggested to the Congregation Etz Chayim or Ohio Living Hospice.

Robert H. Wick/Wisniewski Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. (419)535-5840.


Congregation Etz Chayim
3853 woodley Road, Toledo OH 43606
Tel: 1-419-473-2401

Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice
1730 S. Reynolds Road, Toledo OH 43614
Tel: 1-419-854-1499

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Jesup W. Scott High School Aulmni Association

May 23, 2021 8:49 AM

Our thoughts are with you during your time of sorrow. Our deepest sympathy for your loss.  "Once a Bulldog, always a Bulldog"

Dustin Iagulli

May 21, 2021 11:31 PM

Rest In Peace my friend. You are forever a Toledo legend.

All my love, Jackie Hendry

May 20, 2021 1:45 PM

Sending you my deepest condolences for the loss of your father. All my love ....
All my love, Jackie Hendry

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Jackie Hendry

May 20, 2021 1:41 PM

Dear Alyce and Adreanne and to all your family, I am so terribly sorry you're having to go through this.  Your father lives on in you "The lessons your dad taught you, the love he gave, the way he cared for people ... all those good things live on in you.  My memories of your father will always be special.  I know you have the support and love from all those close to you at this time.  SENDING ALL MY LOVE & DEEPEST SYMPATHY.  Love, Jackie Hendry

Dennis Boyle

May 20, 2021 10:17 AM

Although not officially related, we had always called him Uncle Jerry as kids. He used to play Santa Claus for our family.
Years later when I ran for office Jerry was a big help. We all will miss Jerry! 

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