Obituary: Geraldine Bumeter, 84, Metamora

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

METAMORA — Geraldine Bumeter, 84, of Metamora, died at 1:53 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at her residence.

Born March 31, 1928, in Peoria, to Clarence and Ethel (Turner) Garrison, she married Harold Bumeter on Aug. 17, 1947, in Peoria. He preceded her in death in 2007.

Surviving are two sons, Steven (Cindy) Bumeter of Metamora and Ricky (Donna) of Defiance, Mo.; eight loving grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Clara Roland of Chicago and Elma (Charles) Barth of Washington; and a brother-in-law, Clayton (Zella) Osler of Peoria.

Geraldine was a longtime co-owner, with her husband, Harold, of Lake Wildwind Mobile Home Park in Metamora.

Funeral services will be at noon Tuesday at Mason Funeral Home, Metamora Chapel, with the Rev. Marilyn Burdett officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery in Peoria.

Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association.

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