Updated: Oct 09, 2019
Funeral Home: Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home
Jeri Ann (Miller) Gebczyk saddled up a horse and rode off into the sunset for her final ride on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, with friends and family gathered at her side.
Jeri Ann was born May 24, 1959 in Marietta to Marjorie (Hall) Hendershot and Jerome Miller. She was raised in Warner, OH, as the youngest of 6.
She graduated from Fort Frye High School in 1977. She immediately went to work for Skuttle Indoor Air Quality Products where she continued to work for the next 41 years, retiring in 2018.
She loved riding horses, crocheting, gardening, tending to her rose bushes, animals, and the Annual “Bean Ride” at the Travis’ family farm.
Jeri Ann is survived by “the love of her life,” Donnie Travis, her mother, brothers: Randy & Gary Griffin, sisters: Debra Frank, Vicki (Del) Pullins and Gisele Miller, many nieces and nephews, her lifelong best friend PJ Legleitner, and her 3 horses, 2 dogs and 5 cats. She also leaves behind her mother-in-law Betty Travis, sister-in-law Barb Lowe and brothers-in-law Frank & Neal Travis who all loved her dearly.
She is preceded in death by her only son Aaron Gebczyk, her father, brother-in-law Nick Frank, and step-father Delmar Hendershot.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Travis family farm on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Bean Ride Charities, c/o Settlers Bank, 115 Third St., Marietta, OH 45750.
Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home is honored to serve Jeri Ann's family and offers online condolences and many other resources by visiting www.cawleyandpeoples.com .