Geraldine Meyer "Jeri" White

White, "Jeri" Geraldine Meyer 06/04/1938 ~ 12/02/2013 LAKESIDE -- Jeri was born to Hattie and Elmer Meyer in Milford, Iowa, where she attended Saint Joseph Catholic School. She was the youngest of 11 children: two brothers and nine sisters. Jeri moved with her family to Chula Vista where she graduated from Chula Vista High School. Jeri met the love of her life and best friend Sam R.White (Retired San Diego City Firefighter) while he was serving in the US Navy. They married November 9, 1957 and raised their family in Spring Valley, California. She has two surviving children, Debbie Clapp and Sam White. Her youngest son, Steve preceded her in death. Jeri also had six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. They were the love of her life. Jeri worked for and retired from the La Mesa-Spring Valley School district, were she served lunches to the children of East County. We will be celebrating Jeri's life on Saturday, January 4, 2014. Please join us at 3pm at The Elks Lodge, 11633 Woodside Ave., Lakeside, CA.

Published in U-T San Diego on Dec. 22, 2013