Vera Lerkins died Monday, (October 9, 2017), unexpectedly at home.
In keeping with Vera’s wishes there will be no public calling hours or funeral service. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Waterloo.
The family requests that memorial contributions be directed to Beverly Animal Shelter, 50 E. River Street, Waterloo, NY 13165.
Vera was born February 5, 1924 in Waterloo, N.Y., the daughter of the late Faye and Amanda (Devine) Gibbs. She retired in 1986 from ZOTOS International, Geneva, NY. She enjoyed reading and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughter, Dawn Robbins; her son, Roger (Emma) Lerkins; 11 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; her sister, Eleanor Howell; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Besides her parents, Vera was predeceases by her husband, Raymond Charles, Sr.; her daughter, Janet Pitts and her sons Raymond Charles, Jr. and Duane Michael.