Michael Peter Gervasio, 59, a third generation San Franciscan, died in Stevens Point Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, after an unexpected heart attack.
A memorial gathering will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at Michele’s Restaurant, 513 Division St., Stevens Point.
Shuda Funeral Services and Crematory in Stevens Point assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mr. Gervasio was born June 3, 1954.
He was an editor and quiz writer at a software company focusing on children’s literature, and a wit, poet and raconteur who loved books of all genres and quality. He followed baseball and ballet in equal measure.
Survivors include his wife, Amy Herstein Gervasio, Wisconsin; one son, Dana, Wisconsin; one sister, Darcy Gervasio and her husband Soufiane Hannachi, New York; his mother, Mary Gervasio; one aunt, Angelina Erceg; one cousin, Natale Russo; and a dear friend, Robert Armstrong, California.