Jeraldine (Garrison) “Jerrie” Frederick, 69 of Hanover, passed away on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at Hanover Hospital. She was the wife of Franklin N. “Frank” Frederick, Sr. for 35 years.
Born June 12, 1943 in Baltimore, MD, she was a daughter of the late Charles W. and Evelyn M. (Edmondson) Garrison.
Jerrie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She enjoyed gardening and reading and was an avid collector of bird houses. Jerrie was employed for many years with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the Children’s Guild Foundation in Baltimore, MD. In addition, Jerrie will be deeply missed by her loving pet cats Milo and Minnie.
In addition to her husband Frank, she is survived by two daughters; Denise M. Wirt, Baltimore and Debbie A. Stewart and her husband Paul, Hanover; six grandchildren, Jason, Kody and Willy and Crystal, Brittni and Kelly; one great granddaughter, Evaiah; and two sisters, Brenda Green, Frederick, MD and Peggy Lazzara, Havre de Grace, MD. She was preceded in death by a sister Georgia Shorb.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Jerrie Frederick will be held at 2:00pm Wednesday at the Wetzel Funeral Home and Crematory, 549 Carlisle St., Hanover, PA. A time to share memories with the family will be after 1:00pm until the time of service Wednesday at the funeral home.
For those desiring, contributions may be made in Jerrie’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 924 Colonial Ave., York, PA 17403.
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