Lana R. Gerke

GIRARD – Lana Rae Gerke, 69, of Girard, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at St. Joseph Health Center.

She was born Aug. 18, 1944, in Youngstown, the daughter of David and Dorothy Thomas Worley Jr.

Lana had worked at Easco Aluminum Co. in Girard. She attended Church Hill United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Paul E. Gerke Sr.; four children, Paul Jr. of Niles, Bettie Humphreys of McDonald, Catherine Shank of Warren and David of Columbus; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at Blackstone Funeral Home in Girard. The family will receive relatives and friends from noon until the time of service.