Geraldine Hetzer, 86, of Eureka Springs, Ark., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, at the Eureka Springs Hospital. She was born on July 11, 1928, daughter of James and Adell (Sylvar) Walsh, in San Francisco, Calif.
In 1945, she was united in marriage to Edward Hetzer; he preceded her in death in 1998. She lived in Mena, Ark., for 25 years before moving to Eureka Springs to be with her son.
Survivors include: one son, Paul Hetzer and his wife, Tatyana, of Eureka Springs; three daughters, Joyce Cader and her husband, Don, of Willits, Calif., Lynn Petersen and her husband, Rich, of Paradise, Calif., and Karen King and her husband, Win, of South Carolina; and several grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Eric Hetzer and one brother, James Walsh.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.