Geraldine A. “Gerri” Dacko, 66, of West Mayfield, died Saturday, January 21, 2012 in the Good Samaritan Hospice in Wexford.
Born May 1, 1945 in Rochester, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Anna Stiscak Vukson. She received her degree in business from Robert Morris. She was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Parish and had previously been employed at Trinity Family Practice for 23 years. She is survived by her husband of 43 years David L. Dacko, two daughters and sons-in-law, Amy and Kevin Healy, Virginia Beach, VA, April and Donnie Kirsch, East Springfield, PA, a granddaughter, Georgia Healy, a grandson, Derek Kirsh, a brother and sister-in-law, Ronald and Carolyn Vukson, Green Tree, nieces, Patty Scanlon and Holly Vukson, a cousin and her husband, Diana and John Morgan, their children, Mark and Scott Morgan, cousins, Mike and Raymond Vukson, a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, George and Taz Dacko, and her mother-in-law, Mildred Dacko. Friends will be received Tuesday from 2 until 8 p.m. in the Hill & Kunselman Funeral Home, www.hillandkunselman.com., 3801-4th Ave., College Hill, Beaver Falls, where prayers will be recited on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Philomena Catholic Church with Rev. Father James B. Farnan as celebrant. Interment will follow in the Beaver Falls Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made, if desired, to Good Samaritan Hospice, 146 Neely School Road, Wexford, PA 15090.