Geraldine M. “Gerry” Kerchen

Geraldine M. “Gerry” Kerchen (nee: Dolowy). Age 85.

Gerry passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Robert E. Kerchen. Loving mother of Karen (Robert) Betleski, Marcia (David) Caribardi, Laura (Robert) Casey, Janice Chahil and Robert (Kristine) Kerchen.

Proud grandmother of Nicholas Betleski; Shane, Zachary, Patrick and Carly Kerchen; and Collin Casey.

Cherished Godmother of Pearl Spielman. Dearest step-grandmother of Jennifer (Tim), Deanna, Daniel; and Robert, Kelly (Matthew).

Dear step-great grandmother of Kaitlyn, Christian; Melodee; Sydnie, Anthony and Taylor; and Danielle, Dominic, Rachel and Donté.

Visitation will be at Hackett-Metcalf Funeral Home on Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm with a Rosary at 7:00 pm.

Instate at 10:30 am on Friday March 10, 2017 at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, 4855 Parker St., Dearborn Heights, 48125, until the time of Mass at 11:00 am.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Kindred Hospice. www.kindredathome.com.