Geraldine “Jerry” Arden, 90

Geraldine “Jerry” Arden, of Haines City, Florida, died November 6th, 2008 in Auburndale, Florida.  She was 90 years old.

Jerry was born December 31,1917 in Beaver Falls, New York to Ernest A. and Pearl E. Hough Heimhilger and moved to Haines City, FL in 1978 from Oswego. She was a hairdresser for a long time and a member of Trinity Methodist Church and a member of First United Methodist Church in Haines City. Jerry enjoyed playing card games and was an exceptionally avid bridge player.

Jerry was predeceased by her husband George D. Arden and survived by her daughters, Cheryl (Karl) Clauss of Summerfield, North Carolina and Karen (John) Jermyn of Oswego; grandchildren, David Jermyn of Oswego, Dean Jermyn of Tampa, Florida, Jennifer Stell of Walkertown, North Carolina; great grandchildren, Alex and Halley Jermyn and Margaret Stell.

Funeral Services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.

Burial will be in Rural Cemetery, Town of Oswego.

Calling hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Donations may be made to the Trinity Methodist Church, 45 E. Utica St., Oswego, NY 13126