Geraldine Marie Hanks
09/23/1950 - 03/24/2019
Geraldine M. Hanks, 68, of Tower, passed away Sunday, March 24, 2019 at Essentia Health Virginia Care Center. Visitation will begin Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the Vermilion Wellness Center at 6:00 pm. Services will be held Friday, March 29, 2019 at Nett Lake Government Center at 11:00 am with visitation one hour prior. Pastor Kevin Land will officiate. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the online guest book or to send condolences, please visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com.
Geraldine Marie Hanks was born September 23, 1950 in Cook to Frank and Evelyn (Porter) Dupree. She was united in marriage to Eugene “Gene” Hanks on November 17, 1979 in Minneapolis.
She enjoyed traveling, gardening, pow wows, music, dancing, and going to the casino. She loved being with her great grandchildren and having family get togethers and catching up.
She is survived by her husband, Gene; daughters, Christina (Gary Boshey) and Naomi (David Medicine); son, Alan Sam; sister, Cathy Johnson; 7 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by 2 twin sons; her parents; sisters, Vivian Buckanaga and Donna Dupree; brothers, Alvin, Francis, and Terry Dupree.