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Donald R. Gerry

April 5, 1935 ~ March 1, 2021 (age 85)

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Obituary

Donald R. Gerry, 85, of Youngstown, formerly of Girard, passed away on Monday, March 1, 2021 at Windsor House in Canfield. Donald was born April 5, 1935 in Youngstown, Ohio, a son of Raymond and Agnes Gerry. He was a graduate of Girard High School and, following proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Donald was a salesman for Litco for 40 years. He was a member of the NRA, and Wisdom Church. He loved the church and his church family, and was a devoted member. Donald had a passion and vast knowledge of guns and all cars.  He loved sharing that knowledge with anyone interested, and he rejoiced in the fellowship of those he held close. He leaves to cherish his memory his children, Shawnda (Barry) Smoker of Pittsburgh, Annie Gerry of Monroeville, PA, and Amy Gerry of Youngstown, and step children,  Dave Schory (Jane Zimmerman) of Dayton, Ohio, Tim (Trish) Schory of Lake Zurich, IL, and Karen (Doug) Stevenson of Sunnyvale, CA. Besides his parents Donald is preceded in death by his wife, Gloria (Reichel) Gerry, and his sister, Eleanor Doyle. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Wisdom Church in Donald's name.  A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 13th, 2:00 PM at Wisdom Church, 1665 Shannon Rd, Girard, OH 44420, where the family will receive relatives and friends from 12:00 PM until the time of service. In lieu of flowers the family suggest any memorial contributions be made to Wisdom Church in Donald's memory. 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
March 13, 2021

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Wisdom Church
1665 Shannon Rd.
Girard, OH 44420

Memorial Service
Saturday
March 13, 2021

2:00 PM
Wisdom Church
1665 Shannon Rd.
Girard, OH 44420

Donations

Wisdom Church
1665 Shannon Rd., Girard OH 44420

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