Geraldine “Geri” Jensen Nowack of St. George, Utah, 73, passed away on January 27, 2018. She was born May 26, 1944 in Roosevelt, Utah to Max Curtis Jensen and Venice Miles. She married the love her life, Jerry L. Nowack on October 21, 1967. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Los Angeles LDS Temple on March 2, 1971.
Geri graduated from Provo High School then attended BYU for 1 year before moving to California where she met Jerry. Together they had 4 children. She worked as a CNA and a homemaker. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, cooking and was a supreme dessert maker.
She had a great love for her family. Especially her grandchildren. She was a member of the LDS church. She always had a strong testimony of the Gospel and never wavered. She was a great example of service to all of those around her. She was always opening our home to those who didn’t have a place to call home.
She is survived by her husband Jerry Nowack ; Son John Nowack; Daughters Janis (Eric) Peterson, Jennifer (Brandin) Adams and Jolene (Scott) Stewart; Grandchildren Savannah and Avery Peterson, Brendon Kelsey and Logan Adams; Sister Maxine Stringham and many nieces/nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 11:00 am at the Heritage LDS Chapel on 240 E 1060 S, Ivins, Utah. There will be no public viewing.
The family would like to thank the staff at St. George Rehabilitation, Zion’s Way Hospice and McMillan Mortuary for their outstanding service and care of our Mother.