In Memory of




Obituary for Peter John Gerrry

Peter John Gerry died Friday, June 3, 2022 in his home in Melfa, VA. He was 68.

Peter was born on January 17, 1954 a son to the late Bess (Lakos) and John Ernest Gerry in Orange, NJ living in New Providence before moving to Hillsborough. He lived in Virginia since 2020.

He was a graduate of New Providence High School and achieved an associates degree from Chubb Institute.

Peter owned a warehouse logistics company for many years before joining Home Depot and worked as a software engineer in Cherry Hill. NJ for many years before retiring.

Peter loved Space, and was an avid collector of "Space Junk" loved exploration and had a vast collection of US Space items.

Peter is survived by his wife of 34 years, Victoria (Ochoa) Gerry, two sons, Evan and Christian Gerry, a daughter Dr. Brielle Ochoa MD, a brother James Gerry and his wife Lynda, and 2 sisters Barbara Gerry and her husband Patrick McPhee, and Gloria O'Connor

Visitation for peter will be Thursday, June 9, 2022 from 9 - 10 AM at the Valley Memorial Funeral Home, 1012 Valley Rd., Gillette, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 AM at St, Vincent de Paul RC Church. Interment will follow at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery, Stirling. For more information and online condolences visit