75, of Bellevue, peacefully on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 after a short battle with leukemia. Beloved wife of the late Charles R. Amrhein; loving mother of Chuck, Michael, Thomas (Anne) Amrhein, Donna Turcsanyi, Eileen (Ray) Krummert and Gerri Lynn (Tom) Brown; proud grandmother of Daniel, Chrissy, Elizabeth, Michelle, Ross, Brett, Adam, Jake, Ben, Lauren and Nate; great-grandmother of Kayla; sister of Elmer (Peggy) and James (Joyce) Hartlep; daughter of the late Elmer and Helen Hartlep. Geraldine was a Christian Mother at the Church of the Assumption and a longtime employee of Kuhns. She was a doting mother and grandmother and enjoyed playing cards and spending time with her friends. Friends received Thursday and Friday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at ORION C. PINKERTON FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1014 California Ave., Avalon, 412-766-5600. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday at the Church of the Assumption, Bellevue. Interment to follow at Christ Our Redeemer Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested in her name to Christian Mothers of Assumption Church, 45 N. Sprague Ave., Bellevue, 15202.

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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Aug. 23 to Aug. 24, 2012