Juanita S.?Geerdes

BLUE?EARTH – Juanita S. Geerdes 90 of Blue Earth passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2013, at United Hospital in Blue Earth.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth, with Father Peter Klein as celebrant. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Blue Earth. Visitation time will be one hour before the service at the church in Blue Earth.

Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com

She was born Aug. 5, 1923, in St. Louis, Mo., to Paul and Victoria Sapa.

She is survived by her children, Ronald (Susan) Geerdes of Magna, Utah, Donna (Larry) Farrell of Shakopee, Minn., and Steven Geerdes of Blue Earth; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one great great grandchild; sister, Della Sykes of Melbourne, Fla.; brother, John Sapa of Blue Earth; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond; parents; brothers, Tom and Walter; and sisters, Ann Hughes and Rose Finer.