Geraldine Ruth Gibala, age 92 of Liberty Borough, passed away at home on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Born September 21, 1927 in McKeesport, she was a daughter of the late Clifford C. and Alice Mary (Leathers) Dunlap. A former waitress with the Belmont Restaurant in Liberty Borough who also worked at Zayre's and Macko's Restaurant, Geraldine was preceded in death by her husband Henry "Hank" Gibala, who passed away January 25, 2017, and her daughter Linda (Frank) McCullers Reichenbach Andy, who passed away June 21, 2017. She is survived by her children Michelle (fiancee' Bruce Wargo) Molanick of Port Vue and Curtis (Sandy) McCullers of Scottdale; her six grandchildren; her seven great-grandchildren; her four great-great-grandchildren; and also nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received in the Daniel F. Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory, 4504 Walnut St., Versailles Borough, McKeesport, PA 15132 (412-678-3454), ON A LIMITED BASIS on Saturday, May 30, 2020 from 9 AM until an 11 AM Mass of Christian Burial, ALSO LIMITED TO 25 PEOPLE, at Mary, Mother of God Parish - Corpus Christi Site with Fr. Terry O'Connor officiating. ONLY TWENTY FIVE PEOPLE WILL BE PERMITTED AT A TIME, CDC AND STATE GUIDELINES WILL BE OBSERVED, AND SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE ENFORCED ON FUNERAL HOME PROPERTY. Interment will follow in Jefferson Memorial Park, Pleasant Hills. www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published May 27, 2020.