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Geraldine "Jerry" Stapleton Coate
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1921
Osage County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 2012
San Joaquin County
California, USA

Jerry was born in Pawhuska, Oklahoma to Jack Stapleton and Goldie May Barker.

Jerry was married to Wayne L. Coate, and they had four children.


Geraldine "Jerry" Coate, age 90, entered into rest on July 31, 2012.

Jerry was born on October 3, 1921 to Jack Stapleton and Goldie Barker in Pawhuska, OK. She was preceded in death by her husband Wayne Coate of 55 years and her daughter Mary Coate Locke. Jerry leaves behind her sons Donald Coate (Rose), Dale Coate (Marj), her daughter Lois Mead (Noble), 11 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Jerry and Wayne square danced with Boots & Bonnets and Foresters travel club the Tumbleweeds. They were active in Foresters, Northeast Community Center and Central United Methodist Church. Jerry was currently active in the Arnold Rue Community Center sewing club the Nifty Knitters, her "second family."

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 7, 2012 from 4 pm to 8 pm in the chapel of Frisbie-Warren & Carroll Mortuary, 809 N. California St., Stockton. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 10 am at the funeral home, officiated by Aaron Redelsperger. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Jerry's name to the American Cancer Society.

Family links: 
  Goldie May Barker Enyart (1896 - 1930)
  Wayne L Coate (1916 - 1997)*
  Mary Lou Coate Robertson Locke (1944 - 1982)*
  John James Olenick (1913 - 1993)*
  George Peters (1919 - 2010)*
  Geraldine Stapleton Coate (1921 - 2012)
*Calculated relationship
With you, O Lord, our rock, and our salvation
Park View Cemetery and Funeral Home
San Joaquin County
California, USA
Plot: Plot TT-40-54-7
Maintained by: Trish Coate
Originally Created by: Sidney Schuhmann Levesqu...
Record added: Apr 04, 2013
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