Elegant 06

Lanette (Wallace) Gerchy

June 9, 1935 ~ February 24, 2019 (age 83)


S. Lanette Gerchy, 83 of South Bloomfield, OH passed away on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019 at Pickaway Manor in Circleville.  She was born on June 9, 1935 to the late James Lenox and Trudie Estelle (Graydon) Wallace in Rutledge, AL.  Lanette was a Case Worker for Ross County Social Services for over 15 years.       

Besides her parents, Lanette is preceded in death by a sister Betty Palomino.

Lanette is survived by son Joseph H. Gerchy II of South Bloomfield and daughter Anne and favorite son-in-law Jeffrey Gessells of South Bloomfield; granddaughters Elizabeth Jo (Michael) Kirk of Ashville and Katharine Michelle Gerchy of Ashville; great grandchildren Jayne Elizabeth and Frederick Michael Kirk; brothers Lamar (Julia) Wallace of Kenner, LA, Bobby (Faye) Wallace of Hamilton, AL, Ronny (Norma Jean) Wallace of Luverne, AL and Billy (Sue) Wallace of Luverne, AL; brother-in-law Raymond Palomino of Gulfport, MS; numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. noon at Rick Brown Memorial VFW. 3301 Northup Ave. South Bloomfield, OH 43103 followed by a Pot Luck.  In lieu of flowers, make memorial donations to: VFW Auxiliary.

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Celebration of Life and Carry In Potluck Dinner
March 9, 2019

12:00 PM
Rick Brown Memorial VFW
3301 Northup Ave.
South Bloomfield, OH 43103

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