Lay woman who married young and had several children. She eventually 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.
- c.1265 of natural causes
- “Blessed Gerardesca“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 May 2015. Web. 26 September 2016. <>