Daniel J. Gerkin

December 19, 1945 ~ January 31, 2021 (age 75)


Daniel J. Gerkin age 75 of Trafford passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021 in his home surrounded by his family.  Dan was born in Pittsburgh the son of the late James and Mary (McWilliams) Gerkin.  Dan retired from US Steel as a project analyst.  He is survived by his loving wife Robin (Roberta) Gerkin; his children Sherry Stokes (Terry), Judy Grady, Heather Centurion (Juan) and Jason DeCaro (Nicol); his grandchildren Ashley, Amanda, Chris, Justin, Jocelyn, CJ, Tyler and Alanah; great-grandchildren Anna, Damian, Jaxson and Dexter; and his siblings JoAnne, Bob, Janice, Keith, Greg, Jon, Debbie and Vicky.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings Sonny, James, Patricia, Mary Lynn and Lynda. Family and friends will be received on Friday for a memorial service at 10 AM in the Penn- Zion Lutheran Church, 3417 State Rt. 130 Harrison City with Pastor Roger Steiner officiating.  The John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111 is assisting the family with arraignments.  A private entombment for the family only will be in the Twin Valley Memorial Park Mausoleum, Delmont.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Parkinson Research Foundation, PO Box 96318, Washington DC 20090-6318

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Memorial Service
February 5, 2021

10:00 AM
Penn-Zion Lutheran Church
3417 State Rt. 130
Harrison City, PA 15636

Private Interment

Twin Valley Memorial Park
Athena Drive
Delmont, PA 15668

No Visitation


Parkinson Research Foundation
PO Box 96318, Washington DC 20090-6318

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