Geraldine Gloria Dust (90) of Effingham


Published on July 14 2013 10:33 pm

Geraldine Gloria Dust, 90, of Effingham, formerly of Charleston passed away Saturday, July 13, 2013 at home surrounded by her family.

Funeral services for Geraldine will be at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17th at Hall Funeral Chapel in Effingham. Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service. Burial will be in St. Anthony Cemetery in Effingham. Memorials may be made to Lincolnland Hospice. Online condolences may be left by clicking here.

Geraldine was born June 26, 1923 in Rinard, the daughter of James Roy and Mary Glenn (McGrew) Kessel. She married Ralph Henry Dust on January 18, 1947 in Flora and he preceded her in death on September 3, 1970. She was a homemaker and member of St. Charles Catholic Church in Charleston.

Survivors include 3 daughters, Debra (David) Silcott of Charleston, Tamara (David) Poor of Chehalis, WA, and Lisa (Mark) Spaulding of Lakewood, WA. Grandchildren, Gloria (Mark) Wildbur, Frederick (Tabatha) Waldhoff, Laura (Jeremy) Hickenbottom, Lesley Waldhoff, Julia (Nicolas) Stoneburner, Santana Silcott, Audra Poor, Lee (Talita) Poor, Mara Poor, Veronica Spaulding, Mary Spaulding, Elizabeth Spaulding. Great grandchildren, Alex J., Morgan, Austin, and Bryce Breer, Brylee and Macci Wildbur, Sydney Waldhoff, Teja and Brianna Hickenbottom, Timarion, Taylor, Devon and Branden Waldhoff, Keylee, Nicolas and Alexus Stoneburner, Giovana and Isaac Poor. Sisters: Vera Hendricks of Enfield and Joyce Moore of Mcleansboro.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 3 brothers and 2 sisters.