Geraldine (Jerry) Colwell Magee, 80, loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother of nine, went to be with the Lord on February 7, 2013.
Jerry was born on September 3, 1932, in Leesville, Texas. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband and high school sweetheart of 62 years, Robert (Bob) Magee.
She is also preceded in death by her parents, Pearl Aline and Bennie Colwell, and brothers, Vernon Colwell and Doyle Colwell.
She is survived by her children, Robert Lee Magee, Jr., and wife Kenya, and Aline Blohm and husband Jim; grandchildren, Stephen Bowman and wife Elizabeth, Kristin Tafoya and husband Manny, Cassie Dimmick and husband Josh, Robby Magee and wife Sarah, Laura Blohm, and Nicole Blohm; her great-grandchildren, Rachel and Cole Bowman; Tyson, Dylan, and Zachary Tafoya; Madison and Audrey Dimmick; and Abby and Ben Magee; sisters-in-law Frances Colwell and Myrtle Colwell, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jerry worked at NASA as an administrator in Safety Quality Assurance and retired after 30 years of service. She found great joy in life by helping others. Jerry was dedicated to her family, church and friends and will be deeply missed by all those who knew her.
The Magee family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dee Priddy, Jerry’s dear friend and neighbor for her friendship and support.
Friends are cordially invited to the visitation with the family at Grace Christian Center, 2603 West South Street, Alvin, Texas, on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. with funeral services following. Graveside service will be held at Nixon Cemetery at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Serving as pallbearers for the services are grandsons Stephen Bowman, Robby Magee, Manny Tafoya, and Josh Dimmick, great-grandson, Tyson Tafoya, and nephew, Ben Colwell.
Arrangements by Froberg Funeral Home at Oak Park.