Date of Death
September 14, 2013
Place of Death
Three Rivers, Michigan
The family will receive friends from 12:00 noon until the time of services at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 at the Schoolcraft United Methodist Church, with Pastor Karen Wheat officiating.
Interment will be held in Schoolcraft Township Cemetery.
Gertrude Ireen Geark, age 91, of Three Rivers, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving sons. She was born July 13, 1922 in Schoolcraft, MI. the daughter of the late, Ellis and Billie (Cobb) Butler.
Mrs. Geark has been a lifetime resident of this area. She was formerly employed in sales at Gilmore’s and also worked at Continental Can Company. She was a former member of the Schoolcraft United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Geark was preceded in death by her first husband, Lawrence VanOver, and her second husband, Harold Geark; two sons, Thomas and Dennis VanOver; one granddaughter, Nicole VanOver; one brother, William Butler and one sister, Marion Baker.
She leaves to cherish her loving memory, four sons, Keith, of White Pigeon, Robert, of Schoolcraft, Paul and Ronald VanOver, both of Marcellus. Eleven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.