Geraldine M. "Gerry" Davin, 81, of Conneaut, passed away Saturday morning, November 17, 2012. She was born January 19, 1931 in Conneaut, Ohio, and was the daughter of Leonard and Alvera (Chirulli) Julio. After her high school graduation, Mrs. Davin attended St. Johns in Cleveland, where she earned her nursing degree. In her early years, she was a nurse at Brown Memorial Hospital in Conneaut, and was the school nurse for the Conneaut school systems until her retirement in 1993. She was such a loving and caring person and touched so many children's and people's lives throughout her nursing career. Mrs. Davin was a member of St. Mary/St. Frances Cabrini Churches, and the Retired Teachers Association. She enjoyed being with her family. Survivors include her husband, James C. Davin, whom she married August 17, 1957; three sons Patrick (Jody) Davin of Conneaut, James (Lisa) Davin of Lancaster, N.Y., and Thomas Davin of Ashtabula; grandchildren Jennifer (Ryan) Petraitis, Jared Davin, Connor and Cassie Davin, Lindsey Davin, and Kelsey (Zachary) Fisher; her great-grandson Zachary Fisher; and her devoted and loving caregivers. She was preceded in death by her parents; her son Robert Davin in 2008; and her brother Robert Julio. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 480 State St., Conneaut, with Father Philip Miller officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends may call at the Marcy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, on Monday, November 19, from 5 to 8 p.m. Contributions may be made to the Seniors Program at Conneaut Human Resources Center. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home and at the church. Sign the guestbook at www.marcyfuneralhome.com.
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Published in the Erie Times-News on November 19, 2012