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Geraldine "Jeri" (Lawhorn) Walthour

July 12, 1948 ~ July 28, 2020 (age 72)


Geraldine “Jeri” Walthour, 72, of Derry Twp., died Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at Select Specialty Hospital, Latrobe, PA. She was born July 12, 1948 in Baltimore, MD, a daughter of the late Willie and Ann (Falls) Lawhorn. Prior to retirement Jeri worked for RKM & S as a bookkeeper and accountant. She loved her grandchildren and “putting up with her husband”. Besides her parents, Jeri is preceded in death by three brothers Robert, Douglas, and Rickie. Jeri is survived by her husband of 35 years, Rick C. Walthour of Derry Twp.; one daughter Dawn D. Piekarski and husband Jeff of Simpsonville, SC; one brother Phil Lawhorn; two sisters Paulette Ottey and Susie Gravel; three grandchildren Jake, Tanner, and Jonathan Piekarski and also numerous nieces, nephews and friends . The family has entrusted the Matthew X. Merlin Funeral Home, Inc. 529 North Chestnut St. Derry, PA.724-694-8331 with the funeral arrangements. Funeral services will be private for the family due to COVID-19 restrictions. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Stroke Association P.O. Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005. Online condolences may be made at

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