Geraldine Louise Sermersheim, 99, of
She was born
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She was also a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Gibson County Art Guild, Red Hat Society and a lifetime member of the Village Homemakers Club. She was a talented quilter and a gifted painter working in watercolors and oils.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Leo Herschell (Bernice) Sermersheim Jr of Aiea, HI; daughter-in-law, Mona Sermersheim of Oakland City; eight grandchildren, John W (Kim) Sermersheim of Maine, Herschell C. and Charles (Shari) Sermersheim all of Honolulu, Hawaii, Leolynne M. (A.J.) Escalona of Kauai, Hawaii, Henry (Beverly) Sermersheim of Plano, Texas, Cindy K. Sermersheim and Roger F. (Robin) Sermersheim all of Oakland City, and Stephanie L. (Bob) Stoneberger of St. Francisville, Ill.; 14 great grandchildren, Jessica Welsh, Amanda Sermersheim, Ellie, Jason and Meagan Sermersheim, Rafael Escalona, Sunshine Sermersheim, Ryan, Regan and Randa Sermersheim, Andrew Young, Steven Ellis, and Amanda and Nicole Stoneberger; four great-great grandchildren, Leilani and Violet Welsh, Pono Sermersheim and Elijah Sermersheim; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by
her parents; husband, Leo Herschell Sermersheim Sr. in 1979 (after 46 years of marriage); son,
Giles Frederick Sermersheim on
Graveside services will be
held at (CST) on
There will be no visitation.
Colvin Funeral Home in