Geraldine B. "Jerry" Craig, age 83, of the Point Place Community, died Monday, September 30, 2013 in her residence surrounded by her loving family. Jerry was born on July 26, 1930 in Ferndale, MD to Samuel and Adeline (Edding) Ross. She was a member of the Ottawa River Yacht Club Ladies Auxiliary, enjoyed camping and for many years she enjoyed breakfast on Thursdays with her closest friends aka Thursday Breakfast Club, she also enjoyed shopping at Big Lots and rumor has it the Big Lots on 107th closed after Jerry became ill. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend who had a keen sense of humor and never an unkind word for anyone. She enjoyed having a good time with friends but mostly her family. Jerry was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Richard (2006); grandson, Chad Craig (2000), brother and sister-in-law; George and Aloma Ross. Left to cherish her memory are loving children; David (Brenda) Craig, Jenna (John) Brocus, Julie (Frank) Butler, Russell (JoAnn) Craig, grandchildren; Tracy (Alex) McKinstry, Cristen (Jason) Music, Andy Craig, Allison (Jon) Elsie, Craig (Kylee) Broughton, Michael (Brook) Broughton, Frank (Brittany) Butler and Paige Butler, 13 great-grandchildren and sister; Mary (Dick) Hamrick. Visitation will begin on Thursday, October 3, 2013 from 2-8 p.m. in the David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St. (419.726.1583). Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Friday, October 4, 2013 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Jon Komperda officiating, interment will be in Toledo Memorial Park. The family asks that in lieu of flowers those wishing to make memorial contributions consider Hospice of NW Ohio, 30000 E. River Road, Perrysburg, OH. Condolences for the family may be left along with photos and words of encouragement at www.jasinfuneralhome.com The family would like to express a very special thank you to Jerry's care givers; Anna and Barb. Also a heartfelt thank you to everyone at Hospice of NWO for their wonderful care and support given to Jerry during her illness.
Funeral Home Thursday, October 3, 2013 2 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Funeral Home Friday, October 4, 2013 11 a.m.
Toledo Memorial Park Sylvania, Ohio
Beth (Ross) Snook
Phillll and Mary Jane Eding
Sonja (Ross) Welling