The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

June 20, 2013

Nancy Geerts

The Clinton Herald

---- — Nancy Geerts

Aug. 25, 1939 - June 19, 2013

FULTON, Ill. —Nancy Geerts, 73, of Mercy Living Center North – Clinton, IA formerly of Fulton, IL, died Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at Mercy Living Center North – Clinton, IA.

A funeral service will be held at 7:30 P.M., Friday, June 21, 2013, at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home with the Rev. Donald Batz - Pastor: St. Mark’s United Methodist Church – Camanche, IA, officiating.

Visitation will be held from 4:30 - 7:30 P.M. until the time of the service on Friday, June 21, 2013, at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home.

Private family interment will take place at Lower York Cemetery in Thomson, IL. Memorials have been established.

Nancy was born on August 25, 1939 in Moline, IL to Ned R. and Mary Louise (Rister) Spencer. Nancy was educated in the Argo Fay Grade School and was a 1957 graduate of Thomson High School – Thomson, IL

She married Larry Lee Geerts on August 11, 1957 in Chadwick, IL; he died February 24, 2012.

Nancy was employed by the former Clinton Corn Processing Company and most recently Agri-King Inc. – Fulton, IL. Nancy was member of First Lutheran Church – Chadwick, IL and later the Thomson United Methodist Church – Thomson, IL

Nancy enjoyed cooking, baking, reading, puzzles and gambling at the casinos. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and “granddogs”.

She is survived by her two daughters, Lauri (Jerry) Biederman of Thomson, IL and Lisa (Paul) Mitchell of Geneseo, IL, her son Greg (Sue) Geerts of Clinton, IA, her eight grandchildren: Melissa Biederman, Kendra Biederman and Scott Biederman; Damon Mitchell, Derek Mitchell; Sarah (Tom) Schwarz, Erica Geerts and Nicole Geerts and seven great-grandchildren: Jasmine Wilson, Kesi-Ann Wagner, Ariah Endersbe, Keagan Fox, Maren Schwarz, Cael Schwarz, Elena Mitchell.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, husband Larry, sister, Susan Handel and brother, Bill Spencer.

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Death date: June 19, 2013