Geraldine Margaret "Gerry" Kearney

Female 1929 - 2017  (87 years)


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  • Name Geraldine Margaret "Gerry" Kearney 
    Born 5 May 1929  Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Feb 2017  Indian Trail, Union County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Sunset Memorial Gardens, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1332  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2019 

    Father James Bernard Kearney,   b. 16 Sep 1903, East Boyer Township, Crawford County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1979, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Maxine Louise Selk,   b. 24 Aug 1908, St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1995, Raytown, Jackson County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1929  St. Patrick's, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F1389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hugh Bennett Hennessee 
    Children 
     1. Karen Marie Hennessee
     2. Michael Hugh Hennessee
     3. Lorie Ann Hennessee
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 May 1929 - Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 2017 - Indian Trail, Union County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Sunset Memorial Gardens, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Birth: May 5, 1929
      Omaha
      Douglas County
      Nebraska, USA
      Death: Feb. 5, 2017
      Indian Trail
      Union County
      North Carolina, USA

      --She graduated from St. John's Catholic School for Girls.
      --Upon graduation, she moved to Washington, DC to work for the F.B.I., where she met her future husband.
      --Gerry married Hugh Hennessee at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Washington on Sept. 4, 1948. They lived in Omaha a few years before settling in Charlotte, NC. They were parents of 3 children: Karen, Michael, and Lorie. She had 3 grandsons and 2 great-granddaughters.
      --Occupation: Primarily a full time wife and mother, she worked as a medical secretary at the Nalle Clinic and at Mercy Hospital.
      --member of St. Luke's Catholic Church.
      --She sang with the Sweet Adelines.
      --member of the American Business Women's Association.
      --volunteer with the Red Cross, organizing blood drives.

      Burial:
      Sunset Memory Gardens
      Mint Hill
      Mecklenburg County
      North Carolina, USA

      Created by: Susan I. Grills
      Record added: Feb 08, 2017
      Find A Grave Memorial# 176130034

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  • Sources 
    1. [S10976] "Geraldine "Gerry" Kearney Hennessee", Biography, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=hennessee&GSbyr.

    2. [S14548] "James Bernard Kearney", Profile, http://ourfamilyancestry.net/getperson.php?personID=I62&tree=beerman, This person, pla.

    3. [S52584] http://ourfamilyancestry.net/getperson.php?personID=I62&tree=beerman.