Gerald Andrew Mager, of Madisonville, passed away at 5:11 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Sweetwater Hospital. Member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church. Veteran of Vietnam War, serving in the U.S. Army.

He was 72 years old.

Preceded in death by: his parents, Joseph and Mary Lunik Mager; daughters-in-law, Ronda Mager and Bobbi Mager.

Survivors include: his wife, Linda Depew Mager;

Children and spouses, Gerald Mager Jr., Jason and Kristen Mager, Amanda and Wes Black, Karl Mager, Kevin Mager, Matthew Mager, Jennifer Mager, Jerry Baker;

Grandchildren, Ashley Smith, Gerald Mager III, Brian Black, Michael Black, Olivia Mager, Ethan Mager, Caleb Elder, Abigail Mager, Bella Mager, Isaac Mager, Addison Mager, Jacob Campbell, Sterling Mager;

Great-grandchildren, Kyleigh Smith and Kayne Smith;

Sister, Maryann Mager-Dombrowski;

Brothers, Joseph and John Mager;

Several nieces and nephews;

Sister-in-law, Melissa Depew.

The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church. A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 4, 2019, at the church, with Father Julius Abuh officiating. Interment in Hopewell Springs Cemetery, with military honors provided by V.F.W. Post #5156, D.A.V. #93 and American Legion Post #106. Rosary service 7 P.M. Wednesday.

Arrangements by Biereley-Hale Funeral Home in Madisonville.