Charles Allen Gerlach, 61, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in Arlington. Funeral: 1 p.m. Saturday in Wade Family Funeral Home Chapel, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Interment: Monday, June 24, in Arkansas. Visitation: The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wade Family Funeral Home. Charles was born Nov. 23, 1951, in Holly Grove, Ark. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps
during the Vietman War. Charles was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed fishing and hunting with his family. He was preceded in death by his father, Marvin "Mugg" Gerlach; mother, Naomi Gerlach; and grandson, Kaleb Laliberte. Survivors: Beloved wife, Janice Gerlach; son, Charles Gerlach II and girlfriend, Natalee Walters; daughter, Kristie Laliberte and husband, Steven; brothers, Rocky T. Gerlach and wife, Vivian, Pat Gerlach and wife, Debbie, Buddy Gerlach and wife, Diane, Joe Beall Gerlach, Dale Gerlach and wife, Debbie, Franklin Gerlach and wife, Cheryl, Jimmy Gerlach and wife, Amy; sisters, Jessie Mae Roberts and husband, Joe, Marie McCoy and husband, Furlon, and Paula Davidson; grandchildren, Breanna and Makenzie; sister-in-law, Frances Keehn and husband, Don; and numerous other family members and friends.