Vicki L. (Nern) Gerig of Decatur, passed away Friday morning December 20, 2019 surrounded by her family that she dearly loved. Vicki was born August 5, 1947 in Allen County, Indiana to Al and Ruth (Monnier) Nern. She married Les J. Gerig Jr. on November 16, 1963.
Vicki worked at the Back 40 Junction for 20 years, and was self-employed retiring in 2008. She formerly attended Crossroads Church in Decatur.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years Les J. Gerig Jr. four children, Lori (Brian) Chronister of Decatur, IN; Mark (Jenny) Gerig of Decatur, IN; Robyn (Loren) Miller of Decatur, IN and Todd (Shannon) Gerig of Sullivan, IN. Also surviving are 2 sisters Sherry (Merv) Parrish of Decatur, IN; Kaye Strickler of Decatur, IN and 1 brother Rick (Sally) Nern of Decatur, IN.; 11 Grandchildren; Ryan Miller, Adam (Melanie) Miller, TJ Gerig, Aaron Chronister, Matthew Chronister, Brooke (Travis) Landrum, Kyle Chronister, Dakota Caton, Makynzie Gerig, Kylie Gerig, Kennedy Gerig as well as 11 Great Grandchildren Vicki was preceded in death by her parents Al and Ruth Nern; brother-in-law Don Strickler and Granddaughter Katie Lynn Gerig.
Visitation will be on Monday, December 23, 2019 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., with a funeral service at 6:00 p.m.at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Riley’s Children’s Hospital or Family Life Care.
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