Geraldine “Jerry” M. Lemon
Date of Birth
August 22, 1923
Ashland, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
October 13, 2018
Ashland, Nebraska
Funeral Service Directions

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 ~ 10:30 a.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Visitation Directions

Monday, October 15, 2018 ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska


In care of the family for future designation

Geraldine “Jerry” Lemon, 95 of Ashland, NE passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Oxbow Living Center in Ashland, NE.  She was born August 22, 1923 in Ashland, NE to Paul and Flora (Harris) Olson.  She was a graduate of Ashland High School and was united in marriage to Cortis E. Lemon on February 12, 1946 at the First United Methodist Church in Lincoln, NE.

Jerry took pride as a farmer’s wife and stay at home mom.  She liked the day-to-day chores of the farm from mowing to serving lunch. She enjoyed visiting with people, watching the trains go by and volunteering at the Ashland Care Center.  She was a member of the Neighborhood Extension Club and the Ashland Historical Society.

She is survived by her sons, John (Peggy) Lemon of Lincoln, Larry (Sandy) Lemon of Greenwood; grandchildren, Jason Lemon, Mindy (Preston) Marsh, Stacey (Jack) Tarr, Jessica (C.J.) James; great-grandchildren, Madalynn Lemon, Jordan Lemon, Jack Tarr, IV, Addyson Tarr, Nevaeh James, Zack James; sister-in-law, Jan Lemon of Roca, NE.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Flora Olson; husband, Cortis E. Lemon.

Condolences for Geraldine “Jerry” M. Lemon
  1. Earlyne Kuhns
    • October 14, 2018 - 6 years ago

    Jerry was a very special little lady, she will be missed in our Oxbow familY! My deepest sympathy & prayers to her loving family at this sad time!

  2. Nancy Foote
    • October 14, 2018 - 6 years ago

    So sorry to hear about Jerry! She was such a nice, nice lady! Thinking of her family at this time.

  3. Richard Watson
    • October 14, 2018 - 6 years ago

    She was a great lady that I have had the pleasure of knowing for at least 60 years. Her parents lived across the street from my parents. I grew up with John and Larry. She will be missed by all the knew her.

  4. Vana Rogers
    • October 16, 2018 - 6 years ago

    Larry and family:

    Thinking of you with deepest sympathy. Hold onto all the great memories.

  5. Dave Robinson
    • October 16, 2018 - 6 years ago

    So sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. Lifting you and your family in prayer.
    Take care.

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