Jeffrey Karl Berlinger, 52, of Orange, died Saturday, June 12, 2010.

Cremation will be under direction of Claybar Funeral Home.   

Born in Dayton, Texas on Aug. 31, 1957, Jeffrey was the son of Mary (Rael) and Joseph Berlinger. He worked as a chemical plant supervisor at Invista in Orange.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Berlinger. Jeffrey is survived by his wife of 31 years, Kimberly Berlinger; mother, Mary Berlinger; daughters, Erica Wallace and husband Ryan of Beaumont, Sara Berlinger of Orange, and Leah Parsons and husband Cory of College Station.

He is also survived by his brother, Troy Berlinger and wife Maria of Orange; sisters, Linda Guy and husband Frank of Omaha, Neb.; and Vickie Cole and husband Ron of Orange; nieces and nephews, Alison, Aaron, Brent, Leighton, Brenden, Kale Berlinger and Ronnie and Darren Cole.