Geraldine "Gerry" King

Geraldine "Gerry" King, age 94, of Millcreek, passed away at UPMC Hamot on Friday, November 30, 2012. She was born in Modoc, Indiana on June 26, 1918, a daughter of the late Garver and Lottie Edwards. She was a homemaker and worked for the Millcreek School District. Gerry volunteered at the Salvation Army. She enjoyed going to the Erie West Senior Center and playing cards with her friends there. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer King, a son Ronnie King, a brother Neil Edwards, and a sister Vivian Thornburg. Gerry is survived by a daughter Brenda Howell of Erie; a son Larry King, wife Janice, of Muncie, IN; seven grandchildren, Sean Howell, Stacey, Ryan and Corey King, Mandi and Cami Carpenter and Darci Harold. She is also survived by great- grandchildren, Gia, Preston, Chloe, River, Sophia and Lucy. Friends are invited to call on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1595 West 38th at Greengarden Blvd. A service will be held there on Thursday at 11:00 a.m., with Major Les Walter of the Salvation Army. Inurnment will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the , 2115 West 38th Street, Erie, PA 16508. Add condolences and photos at

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Published in the Erie Times-News on Dec. 4, 2012