Geraine M. "Geri" WellsOctober 16, 1936 ~ May 9, 2017 (age 80)
Geraine M. “Geri” Wells, 80, passed away May 9, 2017.
Geri was born October 16, 1936 in DeKalb, IL to Stanley and Grace Dreska. After graduating from St. Anthony dePaula in Chicago, IL, she was a nurse at St. Joseph Hospital and Mercy Medical Center in Aurora, IL. Geri also worked for Drs. Bodie and Bahati. In St. Petersburg she worked for Total Home Health Care. She was adored by her children and grandchildren and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Geri is survived by her beloved husband of 60 years, Herman; children, Beth Zambito, Mike Wells, Amy Froid, and Paul Wells; grandchildren, Pat Wells, Garrett Wells, Angelina Zambito, Michael Froid, and Jacob Wells. She was predeceased by her son, Pat Wells.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, May 11 from 6-8 pm with Wake service at 7 pm at the David C. Gross Funeral Home, 6366 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 am Friday, May 12 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 445 82nd Avenue, St. Pete Beach. Interment will follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Clearwater.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in Geri's memory to Suncoast Hospice.
David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Central Avenue Chapel in St. Petersburg is serving the family.