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Miriam T. Gerry

September 15, 1922 - April 2, 2014
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Mriam Taishoff Gerry, 91, of Trumbull, CT (formerly of Norwalk and Newtown, CT), passed away on April 2, 2014, suddenly but peacefully at her home. Born in Brooklyn, NY, daughter of the late Phillip and Augusta Taishoff; she is survived by her sister, Sally Cleveland of Vero Beach, FL; three children Alexandra (Randi) of Norwalk, CT, Thomas of Round Top, NY, and Patricia Gerry Campbell of Newtown, CT. She leaves three grandchildren Dylan and Kaitlyn Gerry and Alexander Campbell; her son-in-law William Campbell and daughter-in-law Brenda D. Gerry; two great-grandchildren Angelina and Dylan Gerry, Jr.; and beloved nieces and nephews. She...
Mriam Taishoff Gerry, 91, of Trumbull, CT (formerly of Norwalk and Newtown, CT), passed away on April 2, 2014, suddenly but peacefully at her home.

Born in Brooklyn, NY, daughter of the late Phillip and Augusta Taishoff; she is survived by her sister, Sally Cleveland of Vero Beach, FL; three children Alexandra (Randi) of Norwalk, CT, Thomas of Round Top, NY, and Patricia Gerry Campbell of Newtown, CT. She leaves three grandchildren Dylan and Kaitlyn Gerry and Alexander Campbell; her son-in-law William Campbell and daughter-in-law Brenda D. Gerry; two great-grandchildren Angelina and Dylan Gerry, Jr.; and beloved nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased by her husband of 68 years, Walter J. Gerry, her sister Caryl Louise Carnow, and her grandson Joshua Gerry.

A graduate of NYU with a BFA in Architecture, Mim also got her M.S. and Certification in Special Education. She worked with children at the Mohegan School and later at the E. O. Walsh School.

Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 4pm at the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Saturday from 2pm to 4pm.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main St., Newtown, CT 06470.

"My sincere condolences during this sorrowful time, as we await the greater promise whereas "no resident will say I am sick" Isa 33:24; JF"

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