Geraldine V. McDermott

Geraldine V. McDermott, 77, of Marietta, passed away at 2 a.m. on Wednesday (Jan. 22, 2014) at Harmar Place.

She was born on Aug. 20, 1936, in Marietta, a daughter of Alphonse Andris and Gladis Stoffel Andris. She was a homemaker who loved her family. She volunteered with various scouting and many other organizations.

On July 20, 1956, she married Tom McDermott who survives with two sons and one daughter, Steve McDermott of Marietta, Greg (Patti) McDermott of McConnelsville, Diana (Dan) Bonnell of Marietta; grandchild, Kelly McDermott; two sisters, Marlene (Roger) Sagert of Cedar Falls, Iowa, and Sharon Wolverton of White Oak, Texas; half brother Rick Andris of Marietta; two half sisters, Teresa Ridle of Fredrickstown, Ohio, and Jan Andris of Marietta.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be held on Friday (Jan. 24) at 11 a.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with the Rev. Katherine Hawbaker officiating. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday after 2 p.m. with family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Messages of sympathy may be sent at