Geraldine "Gerry" Jennings
Geraldine "Gerry" Jennings, age 86, died June 29, 2013, at the Good Samaritan Center in Sioux Falls.
Gerry was born on September 8, 1926, to Leonard and Mary Heumiller. She was raised on the family farm near Salem, SD. Gerry graduated from St. Mary's High School in 1945.
On October 15, 1946, Gerry married Jerome "Jerry" Jennings and they moved to Sioux Falls.
Gerry loved entertaining friends and was always a wonderful host. Cooking and baking was an important part of Gerry's life. She was a member of Christ the King Catholic Parish and a past member of the Catholic Daughters.
Gerry worked at Sparkle Uniform Shop for 36 years. She took joy in helping and talking to customers.
Thankful for having shared her life are her husband Jerry; daughters Vicky (Skip) Munger, Denver, CO, Jan (David) Lewis, Sioux Falls; son Danny (Beth) Jennings, Sioux Falls; brother Cletus (Shirley) Heumiller, Salem, SD; 7 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and many friends, nephews, and nieces.
Visitation with family being present will be from 5:30 - 8 pm with a 7 pm prayer service on Friday 5 July at Miller Funeral Home 13th and Main. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday July 6, 2013 at Christ the King Catholic Church 1501 West 26th St.