Age 79, of Lansing, MI, passed away November 28, 2018. She was born July 31, 1939, in Hastings, MI, to Floyd and Ada Hefflebower.
Geraldine loved people and talking with others. She enjoyed sewing and cooking, and was a longtime member of South Church of the Nazarene in Lansing.
She is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Raymond; 3 children, David Lee Jenks, Charlene (Brian) DeKoninck, and Connie Yergin; 8 grandchildren, Waylon, Francesca, Jennifer, Tiffany, Justin, Brandon, Austin, and Samuel; 2 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and other extended family members. She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Jane Jenks; brother, Wayne; sisters, Lois and Evelyn; and mother and father-in-law, Clifford and Evelyn Jenks.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at South Church of the Nazarene, 401 W. Holmes Rd., Lansing. Her family will receive friends beginning at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to The Missionary Society c/o South Church of the Nazarene. Arrangements are by the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.