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May 19, 2013

Geraldine K. “Jerry” Swartz

92; of Sellersburg

Funeral services for Geraldine K. “Jerry” Swartz, 92, of Sellersburg, will be at 11 a.m. today, May 20, at the Speed Memorial Church in Speed, with burial to follow at Sellersburg Cemetery. She died Friday, May 17, 2013, at Maple Manor Christian Home, Sellersburg.

 She was retired from West Clark Schools where she was a bookkeeper and secretary. She was a member of Speed Memorial Church, Charter member PHI BETA PSI Sorority, Women’s Christian Fellowship of Speed Memorial, and a member of the Women’s Golf Association. She was an avid golfer at Speed, Hidden Creek and Wooded View golf courses.

Survivors include a daughter, Gay Ann Ballintyn and her husband Frank, of Sellersburg; honorary daughte, Vicki Hartlage, of Sellersburg; granddaughter, Rebekah Raisor and her husband Mark, of Sellersburg; and great-granddaughters, Lily and Sadie.

She is preceded in death by her husband Jess; a twin sister, Aileen Watson; and a sister, Helena Smith. 

Visitation will be after 9 a.m. today at the church.

 In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to PHI BETA PSI Cancer Research.

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