99, passed away on March 5 at her residence with her family at her side. Mrs. Gerardi was a lifelong Bayonne resident. She was the owner and operator of Gerardi’s Confectionary Store for over 30 years. She was a parishioner of St. Mary, Star of the Sea Parish and a member of its Rosary Society. Mrs. Gerardi was predeceased by her husband, Anthony. She is survived by her children, William Gerardi, and his wife, Debra, and Genevieve (Janet) Femia-Bullerjohn, and her husband, Charles; her former daughter-in-law, Joann Gerardi; her sister Peggy Mitzenius; nine grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and several loving nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by her sons, Gerard and John; her sisters, Mary Caposello and Kathleen DeChiaro; and one grandchild, Dale Marie Baker. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her honor to the Jack Hogan Special Needs Trust, 101 3rd Street, Fair Haven, NJ 07704. Funeral arrangements by BAYONNE MEMORIAL HOME, 854 Avenue C.