Raymond Stephen Gerdan, 82, of Milton, Florida passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 4:30 pm. He was born April 28th, 1936 to Stephen and Lydia (Csatlas) Gerdan in Ferndale, Michigan. He served in the United States' Navy, worked in civil service, and in the oil fields.
Mr. Gerdan is survived by his wife, Cricket Gerdan; one sister, Dottie Richardson; eight children, David (Elouise) Gerdan, Tim (Cheryl) Gerdan, Laurie (Dexter) Butterfield, Pamela Gerdan, Patty Gunderman, Rhonda (Danny) Clark, Judy Maisch and Elizabeth "Lizzy" Gerdan; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, family and friends.
A visitation will be from 10:00-10:45 am and service at 10:45 am on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Family-Funeral & Cremation, 7253 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida. The Procession will meet at Olive Baptist Church-Warrington Campus, 103 W. Winthrop Avenue, Pensacola, Florida directly after service for interment at Barrancas National Cemetery.