Gerald J. McInerney Jr. Of Elmira, NY passed away after a short illness on Tuesday morning, January 23, 2018 at the age of 72. Gerry was born, September 4, 1945, son of the late Gerald J. and Mary Ellen McGinnis McInerney. He was a 1963 graduate of Notre Dame High School and later at University of Scranton. He is survived by his siblings, John M. McInerney of Clark's Summit, PA and Kevin J. (Judy) McInerney of Horseheads, NY; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Gerry held various jobs throughout his life including working for Tayton's Trucking Co. in Horseheads. Gerry was a loyal member of the Ancient Order of the Hibernians and was the Recording Secretary. He was a communicant of St. Mary's Southside and a member of several of their choirs. A Funeral Mass is being planned at St. Mary's Southside in April.