Geri Tomko, 82, of Canfield, passed away peacefully on November 27, 2022. Geraldine, or as she was known, “Geri”, was born on July 28, 1940, in Youngstown, Ohio, the daughter of Michael Matasic and Ann Brozik. She graduated from Chaney High School and was a homemaker, where she raised her family and was active in her Church and Garden Club. She loved spending time with her family and she also enjoyed golfing with her husband.
Geri married John Tomko on December 26, 1959, and they remained together until his death in May of 2021. She leaves behind 3 sons, Gary (Carolyn) Tomko of Canfield, Ohio, Terry Tomko, of Boardman, Ohio and Jay Tomko, of Canfield, Ohio. Two Daughters, Debbie (Paul) Weber of Columbus and Shari (Bob) Palmer of North Port Florida, she also leaves a sister, Margie (Bill) Pennell of Chardon, Ohio, 10 grandchildren, Alissa Brooks, Jordan Brooks, Lindsey Tomko, Gary Tomko, Brittney Martinko, Ryan Tomko, Lillijanna Tomko, Xavier Tomko, Cole Palmer and Chloe Palmer, and 5 great grandchildren.
Services will be Thursday, December 1, 2022 at Vaschak-Kirila Funeral Home, 3100 Canfield Rd, from 4-6pm and Friday, December 2, 2022, at St. Michael’s Church, 300 N. Broad St in Canfield, Ohio for a 10am Mass and a luncheon to follow services at noon in St Michael’s Hall.