Mary Gernert

East Palestine – Mrs. Mary A. Gernert, 90, of 105 East Main Street, passed away at 11:55 p.m., Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the Ivy Woods Manor, Woodworth, where she had been a patient.

Mary was born December 12, 1923 in Toledo, a daughter of the late Wendell and Lenora Biglin Garvin, and had resided in East Palestine since moving here in 1961 from Republic.

She had at one time served as a volunteer with the Meals on Wheels program.

Her husband, Charles J. Gernert, whom she married on May 25, 1941, preceded her in death on October 11, 1980, as had two sons, James A. and Michael C. Gernert, and a brother, Donald Garvin.

She is survived by three grandchildren, Ann Gernert, and Christopher and Matthew Gernert.

Services will not be observed. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Bloomville. Arrangements were with the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home.