Date of Death
April 21, 2012
Place of Death
Three Rivers, Michigan
She was born on June 1, 1924 in Sturgis, MI. the daughter of Gerald and Harrietta (Smith) Hendricks.
Geraldine and her late husband Jesse Jr. made their residence in Three Rivers in 1956. She worked for a time as a cook at Wesley’s Restaurant and spent many years delivering papers for the Three Rivers Commercial News.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, and one son, Douglas Ballard.
She leaves to cherish her memory, four sons, Louis Lee (Janice) White, John W. Ballard, Michael “Mike” (Paula) Ballard, all of Three Rivers, and Robert “Bob” (Kathleen) Ballard, of England; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Mary.
Cremation has taken place and a graveside memorial will be held 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 27, 2012 at the Riverside Cemetery in Three Rivers, with Pastor Bob Anderson officiating.
Memorials may be donated to the Three Rivers Health Hospice or to Heartland Health Care Auxiliary Fund.