DUELL, Geraldine

Posted: October 12th, 2017


Geraldine Court Duell, beloved wife of John Herbert “Jack” Duell of Lethbridge Alberta, passed away at home on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at the age of 86 years. Geraldine was born May 22, 1931 in Raymond, Alberta and grew up singing. After graduating from Raymond High School, she attended normal school in Calgary and became a school teacher. She taught in New Dayton, Alberta where she met the love of her life, John Herbert “Jack” Duell. They were married on July 4, 1951 in Raymond, Alberta. During their years together, they lived near New Dayton and south of Fort Macleod before moving on to Montana and Utah. Coming back to Alberta, they hung their hats in Lethbridge near family.The highlight of their life together was serving together as ordinance workers in the St George Temple.The loving mother of: David (Susan) Duell of Regina, SK, Karen (Brian) Moore of Lethbridge, AB, Barbara (Jim) Sprinkle of Salmon, ID, John (MaryLynn) Duell of Lethbridge, AB, Susan (Stuart) Foote of Fort Macleod, AB and Marilyn (Nolan) Davidsen of Lethbridge, AB. With 23 Grandchildren and 31 Great-grandchildren at her passing. She is also survived by her sister-in-law, Opal Court.She is predeceased by her parents: Lowell John and Thelma “Tommie” Court and her brother, Lowell Thomas Court. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, October 13, 2017 at THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS, Copperwood Chapel, 9 Keystone Terrace W, Lethbridge. Relatives and friends are invited to meet with the family on Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 7:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home, 703-13 Street N, Lethbridge also at the church prior to the funeral service from 10:00 to 10:45 A.M.

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