Meadville Tribune

December 23, 2013

Garnet Arlene Gerber

Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Garnet Arlene Gerber, 79, of Meadville, passed away to be with the Lord on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013. Arlene was born in Rockwood on Aug. 29, 1934. She was a daughter of Clark and Frances King of Conneaut Lake. She married Richard Gerber on Nov. 5, 1960, and he preceded her in death on June 29, 2009.

She was of the Protestant faith. She was a homemaker and loved her cats.

Survivors include two daughters, Valerie Byrd of Amarillo, Texas, and Cindy Lou Journeay of Winlock, Wash.; five sisters, Marjorie King of Alexandria, Va., Janet Ream of Conneaut Lake, Nancy Cross of Las Vegas, Nev., Sandra Uplinger of Harmonsburg and Sue Rhodes of Conneaut Lake.

Services were private.

Burial took place in Rienzi Cemetery, Wisconsin.

Please take a moment to share a memory or condolence with the family on Garnet’s Book of Memories online at

Arrangements were in the care of Roofner-Collins-Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 544 Chestnut St., Meadville.