RIPLEY, Ohio — Gerald Rogers Milligan, 89, of Aberdeen, Ohio, died Aug. 2, 2018.

Gerald was born on Dec. 30, 1928, in Ripley, the son of the late Hanson R. Milligan and the late Marjorie Rogers Milligan.

He is survived by his son, David Milligan; daughter-in-law; Kathy; and granddaughter, Ashley, of Oakton, Va.

His wife, June Pinkowski Milligan, died in 1981. His brothers, Charles Bernard Milligan and Russell Lowell Milligan, are also deceased.

He was a career railroad employee, having worked for that industry in Cincinnati, Chicago, Ill. and Washington, D.C. He retired Jan. 1, 1989, from the Association of American Railroads in Washington, D.C. He was an active member of the Ripley Church of Christ in Ripley.

A graveside service will be held at Maplewood Cemetery, Ripley at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018.

No visitation will be held.

If desired, memorials may be made to the Ripley Church of Christ Building Fund, P.O. Box 158, Ripley, Ohio 45167.

Cahall Funeral Home in Ripley, Ohio, is serving the family.

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