Geraldine Brumenschenkel Dunkle
January 15, 1920 ‒ August 04, 2017
MANSFIELD: Geraldine Brumenschenkel Dunkle, age 97, of Mansfield, passed away Friday morning, August 4, 2017.
A lifelong Mansfield resident, Geraldine was born January 15, 1920, the daughter of Thomas and Helen (Michels) Dunkle and was graduated from Ashland University with a Bachelor’s degree in Education. Geraldine taught in the Madison Local School District for 24 years.
Mrs. Dunkle was a long time member of Grace Episcopal Church.
She loved to travel visiting her daughter in Hong Kong and Singapore as well as taking the occasional cruise.
Geraldine is survived by her two children Peter Timothy, Dunkle (Barbara) of Lucas and Laurel Dunkle Schirr (Gary) of Blacksburg, VA; three grandchildren Peter James Dunkle of Columbus, Christine Schirr of San Francisco, CA, and Stephen Schirr of West Haven, CT; two great grandchildren Abigail and Audrey Dunkle; a sister Helen Brumenschenkel Riggenbach of Mansfield, a brother Tom Brumenshenkel of Bellville, and a brother Eldon Brumenschenkel of Ontario.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Peter A. Dunkle, brothers John Brumenschenkel and Paul Brumenschenkel and a sister Marilyn Brumenschenkel.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 12 pm to 2 pm in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where the funeral will be held at 2 pm. Burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park. The Rev. Joe Ashby will officiate.
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