Geraldine "Geri" Avre died March 21, 2013, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She was 83.
Geraldine Emma Brolin was born April 16, 1929, to Harold and Mary Brolin. She grew up on a farm near Webster, S.D.
She married Wayne Avre in 1948. They lived in Sioux Falls, S.D., before she moved to Delta.
Mrs. Avre volunteered at Sioux Valley (Stanford) Hospital in Sioux Falls, and was a Girl Scout and Boy Scout leader. She enjoyed the outdoors, spending time with family and traveling the world.
She is survived by three sons, Mike Avre, Steve Avre and wife Deb, all of Delta, and Rich Avre and wife Sam of Suisan City, Calif.; a daughter, Sue of Delta; a brother, Duane Brolin and wife Linda of Sun River, Ore.; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Dallas and Clarence Brolin; a sister, Marion Potter; her husband, Wayne Avre; a son, Jim; and her soul mate, Gene.
Arrangements are being handled by Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.
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