Larry W. Gerardot
W. Gerardot, 75, of Monroeville, Indiana passed
away Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Signature HealthCARE in Fort Wayne.
He was born on Thursday, November 6, 1941 in Monroeville, Indiana
the son of the late Lawrence Gerardot and Eva I. (Knefelkamp) Gerardot. He
married Evon A. Foreman on November 25, 1967 in St. John's Catholic Church in
Larry retired from the Allen County Highway Department with ten
years of service. He had also previously been employed at Buchan Logging and
Fruehauf Trailers of Fort Wayne.
He was a member of the Michigan Boat Association and Michigan
Larry owned draft horses and enjoyed many years of horse pulls.
He loved his grandchildren and enjoyed watching them at their ballgames. He also
loved to weld.
Survivors include his wife, Evon A. Gerardot of Monroeville;
daughter, Tammy M. (Troy) Beckley of Auburn; daughter, Sarah (Walter Brady)
Gerardot of Huntingtown, MD; son, Joe W. (Jenny) Gerardot of Monroeville;
mother, Eva Gerardot of Monroeville; sister-in-law, Nancy Gerardot of
Monroeville; four grandchildren, Hailey Gerardot; Levi Gerardot; Skylar Gerardot;
& Cash Gerardot; and four step-grandchildren, Taylor Beckley; Travis Beckley;
Hollie Beckley; and Chase Bennett.
He was preceded in death by a son, Everett Gerardot and a
brother, Max Gerardot
services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Zwick & Jahn
Funeral Home, Jacobs Chapel in Monroeville with
Pastor Tom Steensma officiating. Interment will follow in the Monroeville
will be received from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Sunday at the
Preferred memorials are to Monroeville EMS or Dekalb County Draft