Loved her family, bowling

LYNNFIELD — Geraldine J. “Gerri” Trickett, 82, of Lynnfield and formerly of Malden and Everett, died on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 at the MelroseWakefield Hospital.

Born in Malden on May 1, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Raymond J. and Ruth C. (Monahan) Puntoni.

Gerri was raised and educated in Everett. She had been a longtime Malden resident, having lived in the city for more than 50 years and raised her family there. She enjoyed the Malden Bowling League, which she had been an active member of for over 30 years.

She was the beloved wife of the late Robert G. Trickett. She was the loving mother of Robert J. Trickett and his wife Maureen of Everett; William M. Trickett and his wife Paula of Amesbury; Linda Jones of Salem; and Laurie Trickett of Quincy. She was the sister of Nancy Lane of Lynnfield; Raymond Puntoni Jr. of Maynard; and the late Ruth Ericson and Gerald Puntoni. She is also survived by her grandchildren Randy Trickett and his wife Kristina; Janelle Trickett-Thome and her husband Carlos; and Brittany and Meghan Jones. Gerri’s two great grandchildren, Carter and Wyatt Trickett, also survive her.

Gerry’s funeral service was held in the McDonald-Finnegan Funeral Home, 322 Main St., Stoneham, on Wednesday, Sept. 8 at 10 a.m. Interment took place at Forest Dale Cemetery in Malden.