OBITUARY

Joan Emily Geronimo

March 15, 1929November 4, 2018
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Geronimo, Joan (Romano), 89, of West Palm Beach and Jacksonville, Florida passed away peacefully at her daughter's home in Neptune Beach, FL on November 4, 2018. Joan is survived by a brother, Anthony Romano, four children, Tina Connor (John), William Geronimo (Janet), Peter Geronimo (Karen), and Marianne Jaffee (David), eight grandchildren, Christina Connor, Jessica Crespo (Alberto), Jonathan Geronimo, Katy Jaffee (Nick Litterst), Stefanie Ruffo (Nick), John Connor, Peter Geronimo (Samantha), and Anna Jaffee and five great grandchildren, Emily Crespo, Jonathan Geronimo, Gabriella Geronimo, Matthew Geronimo, Isabella Geronimo. Born in Astoria Queens, NY Joan married Peter Geronimo, her beloved husband of 51 years and moved to Middletown, NJ to raise their children. Joan volunteered for many community programs including We Care transportation services for the elderly and disabled. After raising their children, Joan and Peter moved to West Palm Beach, Fl to retire. Joan continued to live in West Palm Beach after Peter’s death in 1999 and then moved to Jacksonville in 2011. Joan liked to say that while she never won the lottery, she won at life. Joan will be dearly missed by many. A small memorial service at D’Elia funeral home will be held in Lakewood, NJ where she will be buried next to the man of her life. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages donations to Community Hospice of Northeast Florida.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, November 10, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 10, 2018
  • Graveside Service Saturday, November 10, 2018
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Joan Emily Geronimo

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Stefanie Rufo

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Jessica Crespo

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Jessica Crespo

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November 9, 2018

Jessica Crespo

November 9, 2018

Christina Connor

November 8, 2018

Bill Geronimo

November 8, 2018

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