Ildah Mae Gerlick

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Ildah Mae Gerlick, age 77, of Jenkins, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Mrs. Gerlick, daughter of Andrew Isaac and Augusta Mae Burris, was born on May 11, 1944, in Neosho, Missouri. Ildah was united in marriage to Edward James Gerlick, Jr on June 20th, 1984, in Berryville, AR. She worked many years as a custodian for the Cassville school district and retired in 2006. Ildah enjoyed gardening, her flowers, fishing, and canning. She loved her family dearly; especially her grandchildren who were her world.

Survivors include her loving husband, Edward Gerlick, Jr., of Jenkin, MO; three sons, Lonnie Allen, of Bolivar, MO , Robert Gerlick, of Spokane, Washington, and Daniel Gerlick, of Lakeview, Arkansas; three daughters, Michelle Scott, of Bethany, MO, Augusta Bradley, of Aurora, MO, and Crystal Daigle, of Maumelle, Arkansas; numerous grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Tommy Burris, of Monett; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Ildah was preceded in death by her first husband, Lonnie Allen; two daughters, Lenny Webb and Penny Boothe; two granddaughters; and two sisters and a brother

No services are scheduled at this time. A private family gathering will be held at a later date.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville, Missouri.