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Geraldine E. Thornton
Geraldine E. Thornton

Geraldine E. Thornton

April 7, 1933 - November 23, 2022

Service Location Date Time Directions
Visitation Spring Grove Funeral Homes Sharonville, 10980 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 December 11, 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Directions
Memorial Service Spring Grove Funeral Homes Sharonville, 10980 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 December 11, 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Directions
Obituary

Geraldine E. Thornton passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at the age of 89. She was born on April 7, 1933 in Covington, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Clyde and Nina (nee Wilson) Sheppard.

She was retired from Overhead Door, Covington, Kentucky where she was a machinist.  She devoted her life to her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.  She was always volunteering her assistance to others that resided at Maple Knoll Village on the many bus tours and activities provided to them.  She always thought of others first.

Along with her parents, Geraldine was also preceded in death by her brother Danny, her sister Jackie and her daughter Brenda.

She is survived by her daughter Pam (Mike) Bailey; by her son-in-law Bill Hartmann, her grandchildren, Jeff (Jen) Bailey, Keith Bailey, Jeff (Jen) Ashby, Billy (YQ) Hartmann and Steve (Lynsay) Hartmann. Jacob Spears(Hannah) and great-grandchildren Aly, Summer, Avery, Leora, Zoie, Kaylin, Edna and David.

Services will be held on Sunday, December 11, 2022, at Spring Grove Funeral Homes Sharonville, 10980 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241.  Visitation will begin at 4:00 PM until time of the memorial service at 5:00 PM.  Family and friends are invited to attend.

Family requests, in lieu of flowers, etc., memorial donations in Geraldine's name be made to St. Jude's Research Hospital.  She was a monthly contributor to this her favorite charity. https://www.springgrove.org/

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