Geraldine “Jerrie” Southard

Jerrie joined up in heaven the night of September 11th, 2020, in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, under the care of her son.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Jerrie was born the youngest of six children to Claire McElroy. She graduated from Marshalltown High School and attended MCC later in life. She was mother to Michael, Michelle, Robin, Scott, Brent, Christopher and too all their friends. She enjoyed watching her Chiefs play, spending time with her grandchildren and snuggling with her animals.

Left to cherish her memory; Brent and Kelly Southard, Scott Waage (Kim, Andy, Kendra) Katie Kempf, Karly Woehlk, Justin Zitzow, Faron, Jacob, Jace and Devvon. As well as many, many great grandchildren.

Preceded in death she joins her siblings, the love of her life Rex Strickland; Children: Michelle, Robin, and Christopher.