Obituary of Gerard Erdman
ERDMAN - Gerard “Gerry”
Age 73, passed away in Wilmington, NC, on June 9, 2020, after suffering
from pulmonary fibrosis for several years. Gerry is survived by his wife Nga
Do Erdman and by his brother David Erdman of Darnestown, MD. He was
preceded in death by brothers John and Frank Erdman and sister Diane Blask Bourdeau.
Gerry graduated from the University of Buffalo. He held management positions at several
locations of Allied Chemical Corporation for 25 years, his last position being
controller at Synthetic Crystal Products in Charlotte, NC. In the following years
Gerry worked as corporate controller for several other companies in Wilmington,
NC, retiring in 2010.
Gerry loved professional sports and his favorite teams were the Buffalo Bills and the
Atlanta Braves. He also enjoyed golf, bowling and playing duplicate bridge.
He leaves behind many friends of the bridge world in Wilmington.
Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial Saturday morning,
June 27th at 9:30 in SS Peter & Paul Church, Williamsville, followed by interment
in St. Michael’s Cemetery. Masks are required. Flowers are gratefully declined.
Donations may be made to The Smile Train.