Geraldine Mahon, 85

Geraldine “Geri” Catherine Mahon, age 85, of Winsted, died Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, at Auburn Meadows in Waconia.

She was born April 22, 1931, in Watertown, the daughter of Gertrude and Frank Salonek.

Geri graduated from Buffalo High School in 1949.

Geri was joined in holy marriage to Gene Mahon Oct. 24, 1951, at St. Mary of Czestochowa Catholic Church in rural Delano. God blessed their marriage with three children.

Geri held numerous secretarial positions, and later became an assessor for Carver County until her retirement in 1990.

She was a faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.

Geri is survived by her children: Cynthia (Dan) Girard, Michael (Sue) Mahon, and Christine (Michael) Secora; grandchildren Amber (Scott) Ellingson and Alex Girard, Shawn (Ericka) Mahon; Sarah (Dan) Strommer and Maisie Secora; great-grandchildren Adryan, Keira and Derrick, and Caden, and Emily and Grace; and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene; her parents; Gertrude and Frank Salonek; and by a brother, Raymond Kuka.

A Mass of Christian Burial took place Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted with Father Paul Schumacher officiating. Alice Nowak was the organist. Interment followed at Holy Trinity Cemetery.

There was visitation at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass.

Casket bearers were Alex Girard, Derrick Kedrowski, Scott Ellingson, Shawn Mahon, Dan Strommer, and Caden Strommer.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family. Online condolences may be made to www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.

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