Geraldine "Geri" Merino Scott, 87, of Heath, Texas, passed away July 8, 2017.
She was born Jan. 31, 1930, in Clairton, Pa., to Nicolo Merino Marinacci and Mary Asunda Figurelli.
Geri is survived by her husband of 64 years, Stanley B. Scott Jr.; her children and their families, Tom and Joanne Rowell, Stan and Vera Scott, Lorne and Mary Liechty and Sarah Scott; 12 grandchildren and 16.5 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Louis Merino, Albert Merino and Dominic Merino; sister Jeanne (Merino) Michaels; and grandsons Levi Shelton and Isaiah Shelton.
She led by serving others, but most importantly by serving God.
Funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, July 15, at First United Methodist Church, 1200 E. Yellow Jacket Lane, Rockwall, Texas 75087. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends Friday evening at Rest Haven Funeral Home - Rockwall Chapel from 6 to 8 p.m.
By contacting First United Methodist Church of Rockwall (972-771-5500) memorials may be made to their India Missions efforts in Geri's name.
Published on July 12, 2017