Obituary of Geraldine Bray
Geraldine A. Bray, 75, formerly of Sturges, PA died Friday, August 25th in the evening at home. She was the former wife of Dr. Richard J. Bray who passed away in August of 1986.
Born in Jessup, she was the daughter of the late Gerald and Zella Tassi Geroulo.
She was a graduate of Jessup High School and Scranton State School of Nursing in 1962. She was employed as a Registered Nurse at the Mid-Valley Hospital until her retirement in 2011. Geri was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church.
She was a kind and loving mother, Nonni and friend who will be dearly missed. Her life centered around her family. She was happiest when she was with her children and grandchildren. She had a love for cooking and enjoying her delicious meals with her family. She was determined to make all her grandchildren’s events such as birthdays, athletic games and graduations. She was their biggest fan. She was an excellent nurse who loved her profession. She was often thanked by patients in the community for the excellent care she provided while they were patients at the Mid-Valley Hospital.
Surviving are two daughters Lynne Bray and husband Raymond Chavez, San Juan Capistrano, CA, Erin Glennon and husband Peter, Paoli, PA, a son Dr. Richard B. Bray and wife Dina, Gilbertsville, PA; six grandchildren, Kyle, Tyler, Peter, Ella, Alexis and Christopher, a sister Lois Brunozzi, Jessup, PA and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The funeral will be on Saturday with mass of Christian burial at 9:30 am at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville, PA. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family. Viewing hours will be held on Friday from 5 to 8 pm at the Louis M. Margotta Funeral Home, 511 Church St., Jessup, PA. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association. For directions or online condolences, visit www.margottafuneralhomes.com