GERALDINE "GERRY" ANNE (Whelan), 71, of Ambler, died Tuesday September 6, 2011 after a long illness. Born June 12, 1940 in Philadelphia, she was a graduate of Cecilian Academy and the Mercy Fitzgerald School of Nursing. She worked as a nurse for over forty years devoting the majority of her career to helping those with developmental disabilities. She retired from employment with the Salvation Army in 2006. Survived by her daughter Kathy Kuehrmann (Bill), sons John (Aileen) and Michael (Nancy). Grandchildren Zachary, Hannah, Gina, Otto, Alyssa, Claire, Freddy and great grandson Lucian. Siblings Marriane, Thomas, Suzanne and Patricia. A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 17 at the Glenside United Church of Christ, 2160 Wharton Road Glenside, PA 19038. Donations can be sent in lieu of flowers to the Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Fund, 1513 Race St., Phila., PA 19102.