Gail Agnes Gallup Auer, 80, of Rochelle passed
away September 1, 2016 at Martha Jefferson Hospital.
Gail was born April 28, 1936 in New York,
daughter of the late Robert J. Gallup and Mary
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in
death by her husband, James I. Auer.
Gail is survived by her sons, James Auer and his
wife, Teresa of Chesapeake, Virginia, William Auer
and his wife, Sandra of Ruckersville, Virginia;
sister, Lynne Mieczkowski and her husband, Edward of
Owego, New York; six grandchildren, Meghan Justine
Auer, Jamison Henry Auer, Jamie Nicole Auer, Jessica
Taylor Auer, Samantha Jean Auer, William Keith Auer,
Jr.; a beloved niece, Sharon Hand; four nephews,
Frederick Mieczkowski, Timothy Mieczkowski, Joseph
Mieczkowski and Daniel Mieczkowski; and 10 great
nieces and nephews.
Gail was a nurse for the Greene County Health
Department for many years. Upon her retirement, she
worked with the Jefferson Board for Aging (JABA).
Community service was very important to her and she
served in many capacities including the Red Cross
and in mission work in Haiti. All who knew her loved
her. She was a devoted Mother, Nana and Sister.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday,
September 6, 2016 from 4:00-8:00 P.M. at Ryan
Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville,
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 A.M.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at
Our Lady of the Blue Ridge Church, Madison
Map, 692 Lonnie Burke Road,
Madison, Virginia with Father Jim Bruse officiating.
Interment will follow at
Holly Memorial Gardens.
The family welcomes flowers however memorial
contributions may be made in Gailís memory to St.
Jude Childrenís Hospital (