Geraldine Marie Wery

Resided in Rock, MI
Died August 19, 2022

Geraldine Marie Wery, age 84, of Rock passed away on Friday, August 19, 2022 at Sunny View Adult Foster Care in Flat Rock.

Geraldine was born November 26, 1937 in Rock, the daughter of Alphonse and Alice (Vallier) LaCosse. She was raised in Rock and graduated from the Rock High School. She was united in marriage to Russell Wery on June 21, 1958 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Perkins. Geraldine enjoyed baking homemade bread, canning, playing bingo, going to camp and babysitting for family and friends. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family and her special “snack” friend, Tricia at Sunny View.

Geraldine is survived by her children, John (Brenda) Wery of Rock, Mary (Terry) Verbrigghe of St. Nicholas and Bill (Michelle) Wery of Rock; grandchildren, Katy (Buck) Wery, Ashley (Kris) Kommes, John Wery Jr., Terry Verbrigghe Jr., Brad Verbrigghe, Tiffany (Sam) Marenger, Lindsea (Taylor) Wery and Brittany Wery; great grandchildren, Ella, Ryan, Molly, Jackson, Violet, Carolina and Liam; brothers, Bill “Sonny” LaCosse of Perkins, Duane and Larry LaCosse, both of Rock and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell, her son, James, her parents and numerous siblings.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 24 from 12:30 to 2:30 PM at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone. Funeral services will be at 2:30 PM. A luncheon will be served at 4:00 PM at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Perkins. Geraldine will be laid to rest in the Perkins Cemetery.

The Wery family would like to extend a “Thank You” to the staffs of Sunny View AFC, OSF Hospice and the Skradski Funeral Home for their care and compassion.

6 Tributes for “Geraldine Marie Wery

    Geraldine was one of the sweetest ladies I have ever met. Sending our condolences and prayers to the whole Wery family. It’s hard to lose your mom.

    I met your mom at Sunny View when my mother, Betty LaFave was there. Their Catholic faith connected them and my mom enjoyed talking to her. She was such a sweet lady and could not tell me enough stories about her children and grandchildren. She loved you all so much! It’s hard to say goodbye even though we know they are in a better place. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

    I was so sorry to hear about Ms. Geraldine’s passing, she was one of the kindest people I ever met.
    My deepest sympathies to all the Wery family.

    I met your mom whem I started working at the Credit Union and she would come in and we would talk. Such a wonderful lady. Sorry of your loss.

    She will be missed, I loved visiting with her at all the family doings with Chelsea and the kids. We had some great conversations. ❤️.
    So sorry for the loss of a lovely lady, my condolences.

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