Patricia L. ‘Trish’ Gmerek
Patricia L. “Trish” Gmerek, 63, Houtzdale, died Friday. She was born in Philipsburg, daughter of Lewis and the late Florence (Henschel) Liptak. Surviving are her father; husband, Alvin G. Gmerek; four children: Sheila Clancy, Kevin, Teresa Young and Eric; and siblings: Donna Abell, Lisa Mayers, Catherine Lowder and Edward, Jeffrey, Michael, Robert and Richard Liptak. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and 8 to 9:15 a.m. Tuesday at Kruise Funeral Home Inc., Ramey. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Christ the King Roman Catholic Church, Houtzdale. Interment will be at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Madera.