Geraldine Edna Benner, 82 of Hilton Head Island died Sunday, July 25th at The Pines at Hilton Head.
She was born in Columbus, Ohio and the daughter of the late Kenneth Forrest Weimer and Mary Kathleen Snyder.
Geraldine was a graduate of White Cross School of Nursing and practiced at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus for 30 years. Then office nurse – manager for Ohio Heart and Thoracic Surgery of Columbus for twenty years.
Gerri loved her nursing career, all animals, her family, and travelling as well. She was an avid football fan of “The Ohio State University.” GO BUCKS!
She is survived by Nancy Trhlik, lifelong friend, two nieces and their husbands Aimee (Arris) and Jerry Hedrick of Lisbon, Ohio, and Michele (Arris) and Gary Oren of Okeechobee, FL: three grand nieces, four great grandnieces, 3 grand nephews, and 2 great grand nephews.
Private services were held by the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Shriner Children’s Ohio, One Children’s Plaza – 2 West, Dayton, OH 45404, or Comfort Dog Ministry at Island Lutheran Church, 4400 Main Street, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926.