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Geraldine D. Gerbing

February 25, 1933 — May 2, 2021

Geraldine D. Gerbing, age 88, of Fond du Lac, died Sunday, May 2, 2021, at St. Francis Home. She was born on February 25, 1933, in Lamartine, the daughter of Martin and Alma (Hilt) Pinno. Geraldine graduated from Fond du Lac Senior High School. On June 26, 1954, she married Donald W. Gerbing in Fond du Lac. He preceded her in death on August 15, 2019. Geraldine worked at G&L for twenty-two years until retiring in 1988. She was a lifelong member of Church of Peace. She enjoyed cooking, playing sheepshead, and most of all spending time with her grandchildren.

Survivors include two daughters, Jill (Joe) Nelson of Fond du Lac, Jacqueline (Louie) Kuhn of Princeton; five grandchildren, Josh (fiancé Kelsey) Nelson of Waukesha, Mark (Katherine) Nelson of Tampa, FL, Erin (Chris) Brendelson of Fond du Lac, Brooke (Ryan) Scott of Fond du Lac, Courtney (Brandon) Schmidt of Princeton; ten great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Robert (Diane) Gerbing of Fond du Lac; sister-in-law, Fran Gerbing of Fond du Lac; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Ervin and Hattie Gerbing; brother-in-law, Jerome Gerbing.

Visitation will take place on Thursday, May 6, 2021, from 3:30-4:30 PM at Shrine of Rest Mausoleum, Ledgeview Memorial Park, N6250 County Road K, Fond du Lac, WI, 54937. A funeral service will follow the visitation at 4:30 PM at the mausoleum. Entombment will follow the service in the mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Agnesian Hospice Hope.

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