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Richard Gerow

Richard F. Gerow

Thursday, March 8th, 1945 - Friday, March 15th, 2019
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Obituary

Warner Robins, GA- Richard F. Gerow, 74, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Friday, March 15, 2019. Services celebrating his life will be held at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory. A Visitation for family and friends will be held one hour prior. Reverend Paul Boring will officiate.
Richard was born on March 8, 1945 in Liberty, New York to the late Josh and Evelyn (Travis) Gerow. A chef, Richard enjoyed cooking, cars and to rally race. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his late brother, Josh R. (Nancy) Gerow.
Left to cherish his beloved memory is his wife, Rose (Medley) Gerow, his two sons, Jon (Lois) and Chris Gerow, and granddaughter Chantel.
It is with great honor that Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory has been entrusted with arrangements.
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Service Details

  • First Visitation

    Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Location
    Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel and Crematory
    Address
    2932 Hwy. 41 N
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 3:00pm
    Location
    Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel and Crematory
    Address
    2932 Hwy. 41 N
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

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Mike Triantafellou

Posted at 04:48pm
Dear Rose, Jon and Chris, Jackie and I have the most wonderful memories of Dick. Everyone of them brings a smile and oftentimes a hearty laugh. His style of humor and sarcasm brightened our day and that of others on many occasions. You will never run into a person who has a bad memory of this outstanding man. It is rare that one finds it impossible to pick just a few wonderful memories however that is exactly the case for me. Whether it was the wonderful dinners, being part of the GT road rally team, the Chefs du Cuisine meetings we attended together and the subsequent drinks at the Dusenburg, Friday night poker with the dirty dozen, flying in the Beach Barron scared that it would be our last day on earth or the 1000 mile road trip that Jackie Dick and I took in a pick up truck to Palm Springs , all were special and there were so many more. A wonderful man, an inspiring teacher, an outstanding chef he was loved by all. I hope you can find peace as I have remembering the good he brought to so many lives and the knowledge that he is free of pain and beginning his eternal life. I know all of us will someday be with him again and that day will be one of great joy.
M

Michael

Posted at 12:28pm
Dear Gerow family. I am so sorry to have read of the death of Richard. Please accept my sincere condolences. I would like to share something that I have personally found to be comforting. It is found in the Bible at John 5:28, 29 and Revelation 21:4. May God give you and your family comfort in His promise that soon we will never experience losing our loved ones in death and we will be able to see them again once they are resurrected. With deepest sympathy and warmth of heart.
GL

Geoffrey Levy

Posted at 09:39pm
I am Geoff Levy, a Beta Psi Brother of Rich. I had been communicating with Rich for several years on Facebook. we had an on-going dialogue, or political slugfest, which we both enjoyed, to rile each other up. I will surely miss him now. I had no idea of his health condition, as he kept it to himself, and when I didn't hear from him, I assumed he was taking a break for awhile, and was hoping he would get back online. My sincere condolences to the Gerow family, and your memories of your loved one will reside in you forever, to guide you through these difficult times. May you all be well and live your lives as Richard would have wanted you to.
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