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mary j. gerard

Posted on Jan. 30, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

Jan. 7, 1923 - Jan. 28, 2013

MISHAWAKA — Mary Jeanette Gerard, 90, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at Hospice House in South Bend.

On Aug. 3, 1947, in Mishawaka, she married Donald R. Gerard.

Surviving are her loving husband, Don; children Lynne A. (Jules) Bickel of Elkhart and Michael J. (Joyce), Douglas R. and Thomas E. (Sue) Gerard, all of Mishawaka; six grandchildren, Clint Gerard, Michelle (Aaron) Leniski, Kyle Gerard, Sarah Gerard, Alex Gerard and Samantha Gerard; two great-grandchildren, Logan Leniski and Noelle Leniski; and brother Burton F. (Phyllis) Brenneman of Gilbert, Ariz.

Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Hahn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, with visitation one hour prior at First United Methodist Church, Mishawaka. Burial will follow in Olive (West) Cemetery, Elkhart.

Memorial contributions can be made to First United Methodist Church, Mishawaka, or to Center for Hospice.