Jeanette L. Gerberich

Jeanette L. Gerberich

ORWIGSBURG, PA: Jeanette L. Gerberich, 75, of Orwigsburg, PA, died Monday, January 21, 2013 in Orwigsburg Center. She was the wife of Myron C. "Tim" Gerberich, who died October 4, 2005.

Born in Mansfield, she was the daughter of the late Charles K. and Nellie (Touby) Glasgow. She was a 1956 graduate of Mansfield Senior High School. Along with her husband, Jeanette owned and operated the Maiden Creek Motel, Lenhartsville, PA from 1978-2007. She enjoyed reading and going to flea markets and auctions.

Surviving are two daughters, Gwen M. Gerberich, Fairview Twp., York Co., PA and Gail G., wife of Jeff Rarick, Orwigsburg; and three grandchildren, Charlene, wife of Kyle Knauss and Clint and Cole Rarick; also surviving are two brothers, Wesley Glasgow, in Michigan and Kimberly Glasgow, in Washington. She was predeceased by two brothers, Harvey and Drake Glasgow. Jeanette was very fond of her "granddog" Owin Buckeye.

Services were held on January 24 from Leibensperger Funeral Homes, Inc., Hamburg, PA. Burial was in Frieden's Cemetery, Lenhartsville.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Helen O. Krause Animal Foundation, P.O. Box 311, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 or Hillside SPCA, 51 SPCA Road, Pottsville, PA 17901. For online condolences, please visit,

Published in the News Journal on Jan. 30, 2013