Geraldine “Gerri” Ann Trisko-Zajic, 61, of Sioux Creek Township, rural Chetek, Wis., passed away on Sept. 29, 2020, at her home. Gerri was born on Feb. 14, 1959, in Eau Claire, Wis., the daughter of Clifford and Florence (Komro) McMahon.
Gerri loved spending time with her large family and numerous friends.
She was dedicated to her favorite soap opera, the Green Bay Packers and her Dr. Pepper.
Gerri enjoyed fishing with anyone, especially her husband, Ray.
She was also a member of the Brackett American Legion Auxiliary Unit 550.
She will be sadly missed by her family, friends and those she touched in the city of Chetek and surrounding communities.
Gerri leaves to celebrate her memory: her husband, Ray Zajic; daughters, Jessica Anderson, Kendra (Tony) Flores and Kylia Frase; son, Ryan Zajic; grandchildren, Zachary, Josie Mae and Zayne; goddaughter, McKenzie McMahon; brothers, Richard McMahon, Jim (Brenda) McMahon, William (Lori) McMahon and Robert (Theresa) McMahon; sisters, Mary McMahon, Colleen (Randy) Lane, Paulette (Ross) Johnson, Monica (Brad) Wittwer and Kristine McMahon (Mark); brother- and sister-in-law, Donald and Debra Zajic, of Lovettsville, Va.; brother-in-law, Patrick Huiras, of New Auburn, Wis.; numerous, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews and other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her grandparents and son, Matt.
A celebration of life will take place on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, at the Chetek VFW Post 10331, 102 Douglas St., Chetek, from 1–3 p.m. with a potluck dinner being served. If you would like to bring a dish for the dinner, please do so. The family thanks you in advance. Facial coverings are requested and good social distancing practices as well.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 550, W9150 Beaver Creek Road, Fall Creek, Wisconsin 54742.
The Burnham-Ours-Kolstad Family Funeral Home of Chetek has been entrusted with arrangements.