Geraldine Peru

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Geraldine I. "Jerrie" Peru


Jerrie passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at the age of 95.

She was one of 5 children born on the family farm to Thomas and Pearl (Cranson) Tanner in Albion, MI. She was born October 25, 1918 and she is the last of her siblings to pass away. In May 1937, Jerrie married Jack Peru and they had 2 children, a daughter, Judy (Tony) Aleman and a son, Jack (Janet) Peru. Her husband preceded her in 1959. She has 7 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

Jerrie worked for Maurer and Parks Well Drilling for 40 years as their book keeper. She was a great Detroit Tiger fan and looked forward to watching every game.

Services will be held Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. at the Palmer, Bush and Jensen Family Funeral Homes, Delta Chapel with Roger Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Clarence Center Cemetery, Albion MI.

The family will receive friends Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Contributions may be made to McLaren Lansing Hospice and would be greatly appreciated. A special thank-you to Margie and Petra, whom she thought so much of. Friends may sign the online guestbook at


Published in Lansing State Journal on July 13, 2014
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