Rose Marie Gerling Walker, a lifelong homemaker, died Friday (June 22, 2001) in her Lockport residence after a lengthy illness. She was 72.
The former Rose Marie Gerling was a graduate of Newfane High School.
She enjoyed reading magazines, particularly National Geographic.
Survivors include her husband, Samuel of Lockport; two daughters, Jane Vaset and Helen Boots, both of Lockport; a son, Timothy of Waterford, Conn.; two brothers, Francis Gerling of Newfane and John Gerling of Syracuse; a sister, Gretchen Morgott of Lockport; and eight grandchildren.
A funeral will be held Tuesday morning at a time to be announced in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.