MUNCY - Tolanda "Ink" J. Geromi, 67, of Muncy, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at The Gatehouse with her husband, Ken Geromi, by her side after 45 years of marriage.
Tolanda was born Jan. 25, 1952, in Harrisburg, the daughter of the late Foster and Katherine (Gabel) Salerno.
Tolanda was a member of Church of the Resurrection of Muncy. She adored spending time with her children and was remarkably crafty. Over the years she never missed a holiday or birthday to send in a craft to all of her children's school mates. Tolanda was also a wonderful cook and enjoyed making Halloween costumes from scratch for all her children.
She is survived by her husband, Kenneth; two daughters, Kendra, of Las Vegas, and Rebecca, of Pittsburgh; three sons, Dr. Matthew Geromi, of San Diego, Craig (Diane) and grandson, Croce, of Bloomsburg, and Quintin of Las Vegas; a sister, Kathy Salerno, of Orangeville; and a brother, Dennis Salerno, of Middletown.
In addition to her parents, Tolanda is predeceased by a brother, Larry Salerno.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 6, at Church of the Resurrection, 75 Musser Lane, Muncy, with Rev. Glenn McCreary officiating. Burial will follow in Saint Mary's Cemetery of Hanover Township, Wilkes-Barre, on Monday, at 1:30 p.m. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 5, at McCarty~Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville.
In Tolanda's memory, contributions may be made to Susquehanna Gatehouse Hospice Unit.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at Tolanda's memorial page.