Mrs. Geraldine M. Hartlep Amrhein

January 5, 1937August 22, 2012

Geraldine M. “Hartlep” Amrhein, 75, of Bellevue, peacefully on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 after a short battle with leukemia. Beloved wife of the late Charles R. Amrhein. Loving mother of Chuck, Michael, Thomas (Anne) Amrhein, Donna Turcsanyi, Eileen (Ray) Krummert and Gerri Lynn (Tom) Brown: proud grandmother of Daniel, Chrissy, Elizabeth, Michelle, Ross, Brett, Adam, Jake, Ben, Lauren and Nate; great-grandmother of Kayla; sister of Elmer (Peggy) and James (Joyce) Hartlep. Daughter of the late Elmer and Helen Hartlep. Geraldine was a Christian Mother at the Church of the Assumption and a longtime employee of Kuhns. She was a doting mother and grandmother and enjoyed playing cards and spending time with her friends. Friends received Thursday and Friday 2-4pm and 6-8pm at Orion C. Pinkerton Funeral Home, Inc., 1014 California Ave., Avalon 412-766-5600. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10am Saturday at the Church of the Assumption, Bellevue. Interment to follow at Christ Our Redeemer Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations suggested in her name to Christian Mothers of Assumption Church, 45 N Sprague Ave., Bellevue, 15202.


  • Visitation Thursday, August 23, 2012
  • Visitation Friday, August 24, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, August 25, 2012

Mrs. Geraldine M. Hartlep Amrhein

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September 18, 2012

Mrs. Amrhein will be greatly missed, she was a kind and caring person that loved everyone without judgement. God bless.

Doris Holmes-Neibauer

September 16, 2012

Donna & Family,
I just found out about your mom's passing. What a great lady she was. My thoughts and prayers are with you all

Maria Faller

September 7, 2012

Dear Amrhein family - I just read of your mom's passing. I am so very sorry. She was a dear, sweet lady who always seemed to have a kind word. I am sure she will be missed terribly.
love always,
Maria (Sobien) Faller

September 1, 2012

Dear Amrhein family,
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. I'm sorry that we didn't get to pay our respects but just found out today.
The Gloeckl's

Lynn Wallace

August 30, 2012

Gerri Lynn: Just heard of your mother's passing. I am so sorry. I hope you memories of her help you through this very difficult time.

August 25, 2012

Aunt Gerri,

We will miss your welcoming embrace, smiling face, entertaining conversation, and most of all you! You are missed more than you could ever know!
- Love, Greg, Dina, Zachary and Tyler

paul fisher

August 25, 2012

Jim, You have my deepest sympathy of the passing of your sister.

Suzanne Gilliland

August 25, 2012

Dear Mike and Family,
I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Sharon Strupek

August 24, 2012

Donna and Amrhein family,

I am so sorry for your loss. Know that she is in a better place and her suffering is over. Your family is in my prayers.

August 24, 2012

Dear Tom, Anne and entire Amrhein family,

It was such a pleasure to get to know your mom and care for her. It was obvious she was a wonderful person by the love and caring that was displayed by all of you. I hope you find comfort in the memories you have of her. Barb Martin