Gary J. Gerner

September 09, 1948 - November 04, 2021

Visitation: Monday, November 8, 2021, 2-4, 6-8 pm; Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry

Service: Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 10 am; St. Kilian Church

Gary J. Gerner
Age 73 of Cranberry Twp., passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, November 4, 2021 at his home. Born September 9, 1948, son of the late Charles and Eleanor (Piech) Gerner. Beloved husband of Patricia (Rygiel) Gerner, whom he married on September 19, 1980; loving step-father of Diana (Michael) Ammer, and Rita (Derek) Ernst; pappy of Michael, Christopher, Gabe, and Arabella; great-grandfather of Henry. Gary is also survived by 2 brothers, 2 sisters, and many loving relatives and friends, who will all miss him dearly. He was preceded in death by his sister, and 2 brothers.

Gary had a passion for civil war history and history in general. He was certified in skydiving with 17 jumps.

Family and friends are welcome on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry, 2678 Rochester Road, Cranberry Twp. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday at 10 am at St. Kilian Church, with Rev. Charles Bober celebrating the mass. Interment will follow at Christ Our Redeemer Cemetery, on Cemetery Lane in North Hills.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in Gary’s name to the Gettysburg Foundation @

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  • James Kaczynski

    I worked with Gary in our radio days. He was always pleasant to work with. Treasure the good times with his family
    May he rest in peace.

  • Daniel and Tracey Schaaf

    In our thoughts and prayers. May God guide you and grant you all peace through these challenging days.

  • Linda Rowsick Mitchell

    So sorry to hear of Uncle Gary’s passing. My deepest condolences to Pat and family. Our prayers are with you.

  • Pam Baird & Mike Pravlik

    Love, Prayers, and Sympathy for my brother Gary’s wife Pat, and family. He was much loved and will be greatly missed. Love you brother!

  • Harry W Wolverton

    Dear Patty, My sorrow is with you and my prayers are sent with Gary. Our time together was short but ,alwys a joy. Eternal rest grant to him, O Lord.


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