Visitation: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 2-4 and 6-8 at the Schipper Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 11:00 AM from the funeral home with burial to follow at Lakeside Cemetery.
Geraldine A. (Jeri) Spillers age 79 of Colon passed away at the Laurels of Coldwater Sunday, June 16, 2019 after an extended illness.
Jeri was born on November 15, 1939 in Leonidas, Michigan, a daughter to the late; Herbert and Doris (Danbury) Wiard
On May 11, 1958 she married Roger G. Spillers in Fort Wayne, Indiana where they resided until retiring back to Colon.
Jeri Worked in Fort Wayne at Magnavox for 7 years.
She enjoyed traveling and gardening in her younger days and watching her soap operas in her later years and always enjoyed her time at the lake.
Jeri is Survived by her husband Roger G. Spillers of Colon, two sons; David (Amanda) Spillers of Colon, and Thomas (Robyne) Spillers of Magnolia, Delaware; one Daughter Sharon Gatchell of Decatur, Indiana; ten grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, and several special nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by two brothers Jimmy and Gene Lawton and one sister Josie Dambra.
The family will receive friends and family on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M at the Schipper Funeral home LTD. in Colon. A funeral service celebrating the life of Jeri Spillers will be held Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 11:00 AM from the funeral home, with Rev. David J. Farrell Officiating. In Lieu of flowers the family has requested memorials be made to the Colon Fire and Rescue. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Lakeside Cemetery in Colon.