Margaret G. Gerosa, 75, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, following a brave battle with cancer. Margaret was born on March 26, 1947, in New York City to the late James Edward Gibney and Margaret O’Connell Gibney.
She and Frank met as teenagers while spending summers at Candlewood Lake in New Fairfield, Conn. They later married and the family moved from New York to New Fairfield. Margaret taught 8th Grade Math at New Fairfield Middle School until her retirement. She was very active and loved spending time with her friends and family. Margaret loved to travel, and she never passed up an opportunity to laugh and dance while out with friends and family.
Those left to cherish her memory include her husband of 52 years, Frank Gerosa; children, Meg Clark and husband Stanton of Roswell Ga., Gina Nobes and husband Tim of Fairport, N.Y., Lori Hobbs and husband Wade of Davidson, N.C.; grandchildren who called her “GG,” Bridget, Cailin, Mairead, Brady, Patrick, Ryan, Wyatt, Callie and Charlotte. Also surviving is her sister Nancy Tigue of Whitefish, Mont.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, April 29, 2022, at 11 a.m. at St. Therese Catholic Church with Father Mark Lawlor officiating. Inurnment will be held at Salisbury National Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Therese Catholic Church, 217 Brawley School Road, Mooresville, NC 28117.
The family would like to express their appreciation for the great care provided to Margaret by the staff at Novant Health Cancer Institute, Mooresville.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Gerosa family.