Jaroslawa “Jerri” Hershman (nee Gabla) a longtime resident of Warrington, PA passed away peacefully on Monday, January 13, 2020. She was 73 years old.
Born in Germany on September 25, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Maria Gabla. Jerri came to Ellis Island in 1950 with her parents and landed in Philadelphia, PA. Jerri’s father passed away and her mother remarried the late Walter Malinowski.
Jerri enjoyed spending her time with family and friends, sitting outside, and shopping. Jerri was a loving Grandmother to her two grandsons.
Jerri attended St. Basil Academy in Fox Chase, PA and Manor Jr College in Jenkintown, PA where she studied Liberal Arts and received her Associates Degree. She taught 2nd & 4th grade at St. Basil Elementary School in Philadelphia, PA.
Jerri is survived by her loving daughter, Kristine Hershman of Warrington, PA, her son Bob Hershman, III (Anna); her grandchildren, Cameron and Aleks Hershman of Doylestown, PA; her brother, Edward Malinowski (Missy); and niece, Elizabeth Gilbert of Fort Myers, FL.
Jerri’s family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 10-11:30 AM at the Varcoe-Thomas Funeral Home located at 344 N. Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901.