Geraldine Daniels

Geraldine Daniels, 84, of the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at home.

She was born Feb. 20, 1929 in Wilkes-Barre, a daughter of the late William and Nellie Buza Rickard, and was a graduate of St. Mary's High School, Wilkes-Barre. Mrs. Daniels was a member of St. Benedict's Parish, Wilkes-Barre.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John P. Daniels, on Sept. 8, 1996; brothers, Robert and Jack Rickard.

Surviving are her son, John Daniels and his wife, Ruthann, Wilkes-Barre; daughter, Patricia Larson and her husband, Al, with whom she resided; grandsons, Marc Larson and his wife, Mary Ann; Scott Larson and his wife, Anne; sister, Mary Lou Nichols, and her husband, Thomas, Harveys Lake; sister-in-law, Cora Rickard, Wilkes-Barre.

The funeral will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday from E. Blake Collins Funeral Home, 159 George Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Benedict's Church, Austin Avenue, Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call Monday from 6 to 9 p.m.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

E. Blake Collins Funeral Home
159 George Avenue Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705

Published in Citizens' Voice on Jan. 27, 2014