Geraldine "Gerry" Friedel, 84, passed away on January 12, 2014. She was preceded in death by her eldest son, Michael Friedel. Gerry is survived by her husband, L.R. Friedel; children, Cheryl Friedel, wife of Michael Friedel, Patricia Schoonmacher and husband Roy, Doug Friedel, David Friedel and wife Linda, Gary Friedel and wife Andrea; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren and numerous other loving relatives. The family will be receiving friends at 1:30 p.m. with a funeral service beginning at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, January 16, 2014 in the Chapel of Earthman Resthaven and interment to follow at Earthman Resthaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the following foundations the Lutheran Braille Workers at www.lbwinc.org/donate/index.php,
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