Geraldine "Jerry" Lapides, 92, of Redlands, CA passed away peacefully of natural causes on February 5, 2013.
Jerry was born on November 6, 1920 in New Haven, CT. On August 24, 1941, she married Leon Lapides of New Haven, CT. They moved to Redlands in 1946. They were married 54 years before Leon passed away in 1995.
Leon and Jerry were active in the Redlands community having both Western Ag Lab and Grandma's Treasures businesses in town.
Jerry is survived by her 3 daughters: Susan Lerner of Los Angeles, CA, Nancy Meyer of Laguna Beach, CA and Alicia Rockmore of Los Angeles, CA. Jerry will also be dearly missed by her nine grandchildren and 13 great-grand children.
A private family internment took place for Lapides on February 7, 2013 in San Bernardino, CA. A family celebration of her life is planned for April.
Any donations in her memory can be made to Heritage Pointe at 27356 Bellogente in Mission Viejo, Ca 92691 or to National Jewish Hospital in Denver, CO. at 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, Co 80206.