Phyllis R. Kern

YORK Phyllis R. (Gerberick) Kern, 88, passed away Friday, November 16, 2012, at Norman-die Ridge, York. She was the loving wife of Ray E. Kern who died November 5, 2012. Phyllis was born in York, September 3, 1924, daughter to the late John L. and Mabel (Stauffer) Gerberick. She was employed as an L.P.N. for the former Pine Manor Home. Phyllis was a member of St. Peters Lutheran Church in York and a life member of the Shiloh Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. Survivors include two children, Donald R. Kern and his wife, Carolyn E. of York, and Jane L. Glass and her husband, Jerry L. of Dover; four grandchildren, Jill E. Kern, Julie A. Sterner, Karen L. Zeigler and her husband, Joe, Kathy A. Sterner and her husband, Brad; two great-grandchildren, Matthew D. Sterner and Joseph Zeigler; a brother, Rodney Gerberick of York; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Edgar Gerberick. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, November 24, 2012, at the Normandie Ridge Chapel, 1700 Normandie Dr., York. Officiating will be her pastor, Beth A. Schlegel. Final resting place will be in Shiloh Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to .

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Nov. 21, 2012