GHERARDI, Margaret Born September 1, 1920, in Tracy, Minnesota. Passed away August 24, 2011, in Palmdale California. Margaret graduated from nurses training in 1942, then went on to become a nurse. She met Ben Gherardi during the war and they married in 1944, they had two children Ronald and Rickie. She was a member of the Methodist church and Eastern Star for many years, she retired from Palmdale Library in 1997. She gave much love and will be deeply missed by all that knew her.