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February 11, 1928 October 28, 2017
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Obituary for GERDA SALOTTO

GERDA SALOTTO, a longtime Yonkers NY resident, passed away on Saturday, October 28, 2017. She was 89.
Gerda was born in Germany to the late Martha (Krutick) and Erwin Zielinske. She met “the love of her life”, Michael Salotto, while he was serving in the U.S. Army in World War II. They married in 1947 and came to the U.S. when he was discharged from the Army.
Gerda is survived by her daughter, Mary Ann (Anthony) Perrotta and son-in-law, Victor Ringel, grandchildren, Lori Klein, Jennifer Drago, Cristina Burt, Amanda Perrotta, and Michelle Perotta and great-grandchildren, David Drago, Evelyn Drago and Dahlia Neff. She was predeceased by her husband, Michael Salotto and daughter, Marie Ringel.
Visitation on Wednesday, November 1st, from 4PM to 8PM at DUCHYNSKI-CHERKO Funeral Home (601 Yonkers Ave., Yonkers NY 10704). Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, November 2, 2017, at the Funeral Home at 10AM. Entombment will follow at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Putnam Valley NY.

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