Michael J. Gerrity, 61, of Virginia Beach, passed away peacefully January 25, 2014.
Mr. Gerrity served our country proudly in the U.S. Navy retiring after 24 years of dedicated service. Following his military career, Mr. Gerrity went to work for Bay Gulf Trading until 2007. Michael left behind a legacy of joke telling and genuine friendship and loyalty to those who knew him. He will always be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather to his little buddy, son, brother, and friend. He will be deeply missed.
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 41 years, Eileen Gerrity; daughter, Kimberly Gerrity; grandson, Aaron Poore; mother, Marcella Cooper, sister, Patricia Greenwalt; two brothers, Paul and Douglas Gerrity.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-9:00 pm, Thursday, January 30, 2014 at Family Choice Funeral and Cremations. 5401 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23464. A celebration of life will be held at 10:00 am, Friday, January 31, 2014 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at 1:45pm at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Suffolk, with full military honors. Please share your condolences with the family at www.FamilyChoiceFunerals.com
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