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Jerauld N Gernold

 On Tuesday, December 22, 2020, Jerauld Gernold, loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather, passed away at age 84.

 Jerry was born on February 1, 1936 in Buffalo, NY to Carl and Anna (Isler) Gernold.  On October 1, 1955, he married Shirley Momberger.  They raised four daughters and a son.

 Drawing, woodworking, enjoying the outdoors, and birdwatching were Jerry’s passions.  He was known for his sense of humor and his kind and compassionate spirit.

 Jerry is survived by his wife Shirley, his children, Chloe (Jay), Perry (Jill), Julie (Bruce), Caroline (Frank), and Hope (Harry), his 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. 

 A private service will be scheduled in the spring of 2021. 

Any donations may be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church in Colden, NY.

Arrangements entrusted to DiStasio Funeral Home Inc. Cattaraugus, NY


A candle was lit in memory of Jerauld Gernold

Dan & Bette DiStasio Dec 25 2020 12:00 AM

He will be missed, always was nice to visit with him and his wife Shirley. My thoughts are with his family.

Ray Pascarella Dec 25 2020 12:00 AM