Gerald Kirkham

Gerald Kirkham, 88, of Terre Haute, passed away Friday June 18, 2021 in Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Gerald was born in New Goshen on June 9, 1933 to Cecil Kirkham and Fay Lake Kirkham. He was a member of the Lutheran Church and member of the American Legion in Sellersburg, IN. He was an avid race fan. He was retired from Instrom as a Calibration Engineer. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers; Merle Kirkham, Donald Kirkham, John Kirkham and Gail Kirkham. Sisters; Shirley Liberman, Maxine Bedwell, Sharon Adams and Barbara Gallivan. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Akers Krikham who passed away in 2017. He is survived by one brother, John Kirkham of New Goshen, IN. He is survived by a step-daughter, Leondra Cross of Bloomfield, KY and step-sons; Kevin Chappelle of Borden, IN. and Keith Chappelle of Sellersburg, IN., as well as 7 step grand-children and several nieces and nephews. Services are Tuesday June 22, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 North 13th Street, Terre Haute, IN., 47804. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the Funeral Home. Burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at

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