The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

December 13, 2013

H. Geraldine Jarrett, 92, Montgomery


The Daily Item

— MONTGOMERY — H. Geraldine Jarrett, 92, formerly of Montgomery, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, in the RiverWoods at Lewisburg.

Born on Saturday, April 2, 1921, in Montgomery, Lycoming County, she  was the daughter of the late Albert and Catherine (Stryker) McCormick. Geraldine was the widow of Donald E. Jarrett who preceded her in death on Aug. 19, 1997.

She was a 1939 graduate of Montgomery-Clinton High School and a 1941 graduate of the Potts Business School at Williamsport. She was employed as a cafeteria worker by the Montgomery Area High School for 21 years.

Geraldine was a member of the Clinton Baptist Church, Montgomery. She was a 50-plus year member of the Eagle Grange 1, Montgomery. Geraldine enjoyed reading and traveling. Mr. and Mr. Jarrett spent their winters in Arcadia, Fla.

Geraldine is survived by four children, Sidney E. and Nancy Jarrett, of Montgomery, Ross A. Jarrett, of Mifflinburg, James L. Jarrett, of New Columbia, and Joyce J. Hocker, of Harrisburg; one sister, Virginia A. Beck, of Allenwood; eight grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.

At Geraldine’s request, there will be no services.

Interment will be in the St. John Lutheran “Brick” Cemetery.

Arrangements are being handled by the Galen R. Betzer Funeral Service, 40 E. Houston Avenue, Montgomery.