Geraldine "Geri" Schwarze, age 76, of Brownton, Minnesota, passed away on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at Glencoe Regional Health in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Geraldine Bernice Schwarze was born on June 26, 1944, in Sharon, North Dakota. She was the daughter of Roy and Bernice (Carlson) Geltle. Geri was baptized as an infant and later confirmed in her faith as a youth. She received her education in Brownton.
On March 17, 1962, Geri was united in marriage to Wayne Schwarze at Brownton Methodist Church in Brownton, Minnesota. This marriage was blessed with two sons, Brian and Brad. Geri and Wayne resided in Sumter Township, Minnesota for many years. They shared 58 years of marriage.
Geri was employed at Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing for 34 years until her retirement in 2002. She then went to Ridgewater College in Hutchinson earning a certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Geri then began working at GlenFields Living with Care until 2012.
She loved watching Walker Texas Ranger and old westerns on tv.
Geri passed away on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at Glencoe Regional Health in Glencoe, Minnesota, at the age of 76 years. Blessed be her memory.
Geri is survived by her:
Husband, Wayne Schwarze;
Son, Brad Schwarze;
Sister, Gail Jakobitz and her husband, Steve;
Brothers, Ronald Horstman and his wife, Joyce, Kevin Muenchow and his wife, Julie, Curtis Oberlin;
Sisters-in-law, Barbara Holmberg, Sharon Schwarze, Diane Schwarze;
Many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Geri is preceded in death by her Parents, Roy and Bernice Geltle; Son, Brian Scharwze; Brothers, George Muenchow, Roger Horstman, Keith Geltle; Brothers-in-law, Jerry Schwarze, Tom Schwarze, Allen Schwarze; Sisters-in-law, Norma Ketchersid, Jolene Meyer.