Blessed Gerardesca

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Married lay woman. After a few years of married life, she convinced her husband to become a Camaldolese monk at San Salvio. She lived nearby as a recluse, under the obedience of the abbey, but without taking orders.

Born

Died

  • c.1260 of natural causes

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gerardesca“. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 May 2013. Web. 29 August 2014. <>