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PITTSFIELD - Barbara A. Gerry, 80, went home with the Lord on December 4, 2015.

She was born on April 25, 1935, in St. Albans, Maine, the daughter of Leon and Pink (Farmer) Rines.

She was employed at Northeast Shoe and also worked at Ethan Allen and SAS. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved her trips to the Dollar Tree and Waterville with her special granddaughter, C.J. Gerry, her buddy.

Barbara is survived by her children; Robert Gerry, Sr. of Pittsfield, Sandra Gerry of Belfast, Trudy Gerry and life partner, Wendy Rolfe, of Detroit and Joey Gerry and his wife, Lori, of Pittsfield; 7 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; her sister, Joan MacDougal and husband, Gilbert, of Pittsfield; special friend, Darlene Tibbetts of Searsport; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Aubrey A. Gerry, Sr; a son, Aubrey A. Gerry, Jr.; 3 brothers; and 1 sister.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 9, 2015, at the Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home, 191 Hartland Ave., Pittsfield, with the Rev. Jim Boughman officiating. A committal will immediately follow at the Village Cemetery, Peltoma Avenue, in Pittsfield.

Should family and friends desire, in lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the American Lung Association of Maine, 122 State Street, Augusta, Maine, 04330, in Barbara's memory.

To leave a message of kindness for the family, please visit www.shoreynichols.com.

Care has been provided by Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home, Pittsfield, Maine.
Published on  December 5, 2015
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