Gerri was born in Victoria, BC to Olive and Walter Miles. She graduated from Victoria High School and studied at Victoria College. Following College, she lived for many years in Seattle, Washington, enjoying a career as a legal secretary.
She is predeceased by the love of her life, Gerald Elliott. She and Gerald had reconnected later in life, married and returned to Victoria where they established and ran Heritage Limousines.
Love of family and an interest in heritage were very important to Gerri. She was a lifelong lover of animals, caring for pets and wildlife always. Gerri made connections with many people throughout her lifetime, creating lasting friendships wherever she went.
She had a sharp mind and a keen wit. She leaves behind many people who will truly miss her family and friends alike.
Gerri will be remembered at Christ Church Cathedral on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at 10:00 am.
Condolences may be offered to the family below.