Albert Joseph Gerlach
Albert Joseph Gerlach age 85, died Friday, May 24, 2013 at his residence.
Born in Pittsburgh, PA, he was a son of the late Albert and Lola Mary Gerlach. Mr. Gerlach was a graduate of Duquesne University. He was a United States Air Force
veteran. He was a member of Knights of Columbus, the American Legion, VFW
and was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church. Mr. Gerlach was preceded in death by a grandchild, Jennifer McKinney and a brother, John Gerlach.
Survivors include his wife, Claudia Gerlach of Myrtle Beach; 3 sons, Keith Gerlach and his wife Cyndie of Moody, TX, Gregory Gerlach and his wife Peg of Littleton, CO and Timothy Gerlach of Butler, PA; 2 daughters, Diane McCormick and her husband Ronald of Portersville, PA and Julie Matson of Key West, FL; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a sister, Gloria Grau of Allison Park, PA.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, May 27, 2013 at St. Michael Catholic Church with Father Ray Carlo officiating.
An online guestbook is available at www.goldfinchfuneralhome.com/obituaries
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church Building Fund, 542 Cypress Ave., Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.