Gerald E. Ferguson, 69

Gerald E. Ferguson, 69, Big Run, died Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at his home.

He was born Jan. 26, 1942, in Dansville, N.Y., a son of the late Esther (Musteri) Ferguson.

Mr. Ferguson was an auto mechanic and attended the Free Grace Church in Punxsutawney.

Surviving relatives include a son, Jason Ferguson of North Tonawanda, N.Y.; three daughters, Terri Sidwell and husband of Todd of Galton, Ohio, Gerri Ferguson of Punxsutawney and Loretta Cassett of Florida; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a sister, Mona Albion; and a special friend, Juanita Horning.

Friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. today, at Free Grace Church, Murray Alley, located near the five points intersection at Margiotti Bridge, with the Rev. William Foster officiating.

Interment will be in McClure Cemetery, Big Run.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.