Geraldine M. Lawrence, 85, of Bellevue, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013.
She was born March 4, 1927, in Conneaut, Ohio, to John M. and Josephine (Pirrung) Kennedy. She married William E. Lawrence on Aug. 28, 1950, in Conneaut. He preceded her in death in 1997.
Geraldine was a homemaker, an avid reader, played the guitar and harmonica, and enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a member of the Scrambled Square dancing club.
She is survived by her son, Darrell (Miriam) Lawrence Sr., of Jefferson City, Mo.; daughters, Noreen Carroll, Nancy Nay, Kathy (David) Keller and Renea Lawrence, all of Bellevue; grandchildren, Timothy (Charlene) Reeder, Connie Reeder, Laura Beth (Bob) Nye, Christopher (Jen) Keller, Darrell (Casey) Lawrence Jr., Karen Lawrence and Jessica (James Wood) Lawrence; great-grandchildren, Jacob Chagolla, Sierra Wogomon, Alexis Nye, Ethan Nye and Benjamin Lawrence.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, four sisters and one brother.
Friends will be received 3-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, where a funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19. Pastor Jon Sheperd will officiate. Burial will follow at Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
A special thank you and love to Karen Duy and Cheryl Chagolla for all of their love, compassion and thoughtfulness in the care of our mother.
Memorial donations can be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44871.
Memories and condolences may be shared at foosfuneral.com.