Gerald Frank Petronella

Born on 04/02/1936

Departed on 12/22/2013

Resided in Louisa, VA

Gerald Frank Petronella 77 of Louisa, VA passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Martha Jefferson Hospital. He is the son of the late Joseph and Stella Petronella, member of New Life Community Church and Masonic Lodge #24. Gerald served his country in the U.S. Army.


He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife Ellen R. Petronella, children, Joseph Petronella (Janie) of New Mexico, Michael Petronella (Debbie) of Florida, Tracy Sisk of Stafford, VA and Jerilyn Gill (Robb) of Georgia, sister, Frances Trapp (Patrick) of New York, seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.


A Funeral service conducted by Rev. Josh Turner will be held at 12 noon on Monday, December 30, 2013 at New Life Community Church Louisa, VA; family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Interment will be in family Cemetery.

 In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Louisa County Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 177 Louisa, VA 23093


4 thoughts on Gerald Frank Petronella

  1. Chris Cianfrano Fairweather on said:

    Tracy and Family,
    So sad to hear about Uncle Jerry. Please know that you will be in my thoughts, and that I have many great memories of your Dad.

  2. Yvonne Lewis on said:

    Dear Cousins,
    Very sad to hear about your Dad. You all are in our thoughts & prayers. We have many fond memories of times spent with Uncle Jerry.

  3. Tony abd Helene Combpiano and children; Ron, Catrl and Jan on said:

    We are very sorry to hear of Jerry’s passing. We all share good memories and good times at Aunt Stella and Uncle Joe’s house, especially at holiday time. He was a delight to know and converse with.. You are all in our prayers.

  4. Linda Lovallo on said:

    Dear Tracy, Jerilyn, Mike and Joey,
    ‘Pop’ was a wonderful man! Am very saddened to hear of his passing. He was so kind to me. I always enjoyed talking and laughing with all of you. You’re in my thoughts and prayers. With love, Linda

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