Geraldine M. ‘Gerry’ Rabe, age 87 of Harrod, died at 12:20 a.m., Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Springview Manor Nursing Home. She was born July 15, 1930 in Lima, Ohio; to the late Cecil Gerard and Clara Belle Buchong Perrine. On February 16, 1951 she married George Nelson Rabe, who preceded her in death on September 30, 2005.
Mrs. Rabe was a homemaker.
She is survived by a sister Betty Stalnecker of Lima and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son – James Nelson Rabe, who died April 27, 1971; a daughter – Sharon Kay Wright who died in 1948; 2 sisters – Barbara Ann Martin, Violet L. Dearth; a brother – Cecil Eugene Perrine; and a step father – Forest E. Graham.
Funeral services will begin 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery, near Uniopolis.
The family will receive friends from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m., Monday, April 30th at the funeral home.