Dennis G. Tjarks, 62 years of age, passed away Friday June 15, 2012 at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna, Ohio. Born on September 14,1949 in Bremen, Germany, he was the son of the late Alvin and Gerda (Mares) Tjarks.A longtime resident of Aurora, he was a graduate of Aurora High School. He had been employed at Lucas Aerospace and General Dynamics as a tool and die maker. He enjoyed traveling and fishing. Survivors include his daughter Breezy J. Tjarks of Washington State and his brother Alvin Tjarks of Twinsburg, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his brother Michael Tjarks. No calling hours or services will be held.Cremation has taken place. Graveside services and inurnment will be at Aurora City Cemetery,Aurora,Ohio. Arrangements are by the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua.