Gerald Wrick Hedge

June 1, 1928 - January 16, 2005

06/01/1928 - 01/16/2005

Norfolk- Gerald Wrick Hedge died January 16, 2005 after a long illness. Mr. Hedge was retired from the Naval Aviation Depot as a Quality Assurance Specialist.
He is survived by his wife Effie Louise Hedge, his children LaDonna Hauser of Wilmington, NC, Deborah Bailey of Chesapeake, VA, Thomas Hinson Of Norfolk, VA, Robert Hinson of Gloucester, VA, Daniel Hinson, Cherie Hinson of Portland, ME along with Two sisters Glendon Ellis of Greensboro, NC and Nancy Pilkington of Portsmouth, VA.

A Burial at sea will be preformed by the US Government for his service to his country. Altmeyer Funeral Home Virginia Beach is handling the arrangements please visit this memorial at

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Jim King
8 years ago


It seems like I met Gerald in the old instrument shop in LF-18 a million years ago. We have had some unforgettable moments. I am sorry for your troubles and I hope you are well.

Jim King

Aaron Bailey
8 years ago


My heartfelt sympathy to you for your recent loss. If I can be of any help to you, please do not hesitate to let me know.


Aaron L. Bailey

Linda Strickland
8 years ago

Effie, Iím so sorry to hear of Geraldís passing. He was always so special to me and taught me so much while I worked with him in LF-18. He will definitely be missed by the many lives he touched. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Linda McKenzie Strickland