Gerald A. Lago, 66, of Burns, died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010 in El Dorado. 


Gerald A. Lago, 66, of Burns, died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010 in El Dorado.  Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Carlson Funeral Home, El Dorado. Visitation with the family will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, also at the Funeral Home.

He was born on Oct. 12, 1943, in Louisville, Ky., the son of Wayne and Lena (Muniger) Lago.  Gerald had worked for Vantage Ford as a mechanic. He enjoyed farming, gardening and playing pranks on people.

On June 25, 2010 he was married to Barbara Hollister in Ohio.

Those who survive including his wife of the home are: his children, Brenda Rel-Lago and Terry Green of El Dorado, Donnie Maulorico and wife Charlene of South Carolina, Tamara Lago of California, Kevin Lago and wife Cindy of El Dorado, and Tony Lago and wife JoAnna of Ellsworth, Kan.; stepsons, Harold Jokinen of California and Christopher Jokinen of Missouri City, Texas; siblings, Donald Lago, Jean Hegimier, Sue Choal, Ginger Bevn, Pat Bevan, Rita Jo Voss, Donna Hague, Larry Lago and Billy Lago; and 54 grand and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his children’s mother Joyceana Haker-Lago.
Memorials to his memory to help defray the funeral expenses may be sent to Carlson Funeral Home, El Dorado which is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Condolences to the family can be sent to www.carlsoncolonial.com.