Geraldine (Gerri) Battaglia

On Sunday March 6, 2022, Geraldine (Gerri) Battaglia, loving wife, devoted mother of  3 children, and 7 grandchildren passed away at the age of 76 in Edison.

Born in the Bronx, Gerri resided in Elizabeth and Dumont before settling in Edison. She worked as a private secretary for the Holland America Cruise Line before getting married to Fred. She also worked as a receptionist at Edison Estates Nursing Home and Citadel.

She adored her husband whom she was married to for 56 years, her children, and grandchildren. Gerri enjoyed family vacations to the Poconos and attending her children’s and grandchildren's sporting events. You could always see her cheering them on. Gerri loved to garden, dance, and sing.

Surviving are her 3 children, Sherrie Lubonski and husband Mark, Kelly Guno and husband Lou, and Dean Battaglia and fiancé Doreen Carbone. She will also be greatly missed by her seven grandchildren: Cassie, Kayla, Alexa, Isabella, Kara, Ryan, and


Family and friends may gather Thursday, March 10th from 4-8pm at South Plainfield Funeral Home 2456 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield NJ 07080.

Funeral Services will be held Friday, March 11th 2022 at 10am in the South Plainfield Funeral Home, 2425 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield NJ 07080, followed by burial in Resurrection Burial Park, Piscataway.