Geraldine Pauline Strohsack,age 91 passed away July 10. She was born August 30, 1928 to Frank and Ellen Boyd Trockley
Gerri was a wonderful wife, a kind mother, and a good friend to many. She loved to entertain family and friends. She always went out of her way to be sure they always felt welcome to her home. She also enjoyed working in the jewelry business and working at Central Security National Bank in downtown Lorain. Gerri was very talented. She was a self-made entrepreneur in the furniture business. She sold wicker & rattan items from her store.
Gerri was one of five siblings; Bob Trockley deceased, Garnet Giangicomo (deceased), Harold Trockley (deceased) and Harriet Kurtz, the only living sibling, of Stow, Ohio. She is also survived by her son, Steve Ralph Strohsack; and daughter-in-law, Sue-Ellen Strohsack, as well as many, many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and siblings, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph R. Strohsack.
Graveside services will be held Friday, July 17 at 11 am at Ridge Hill Memorial Park.