Mary S. Gerold, age 59, of Port Washington, WI passed away peacefully Sunday, June 24, 2019 at her home due to respiratory complications.
She was born on February 5, 1960 in Port Washington; daughter of Arthur “Mike” and Hiltrude “Trudy” Jentges Gerold.
Mary grew up on Michigan Street, graduating from Port Washington High School, class of 1978. She attended Milwaukee Area Technical College for a few years. After some traveling, Mary returned home to Port Washington.
A kind, generous soul; Mary would always help others. She loved to garden and tend her houseplants.
Mary is survived by her two brothers Steve and Mike Gerold, her extended family of caregivers and peers, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother Gerald Gerold.
Mary’s life will be celebrated at 2PM Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the POOLE FUNERAL HOME/Crematory, 203 N. Wisconsin Street, Port Washington, WI. Friends may gather after 1PM at the funeral home prior to services.
Memorials to the National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) of Ozaukee County, 13460 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, WI 53097 appreciated.