Bom-Wrapper

Geraldine Sponable

Geraldine Mary Sponable

Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Geraldine Sponable, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Geraldine Sponable

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Geraldine's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Geraldine's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Geraldine M. Sponable (nee Nelson), age 81, passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at home with her husband by her side. She was born in Fox Lake on December 28, 1937, the daughter of the late Lester and Florence Nelson. She graduated from Fox Lake High School in 1955. On October 14, 1988 she married the love of her life, Glenn Sponable, in Berlin. Geraldine was a dedicated waitress, serving members of the Berlin community at Town and Country for 20 years and Main St. Restaurant for 10 years. Her love for polka bands and dancing couldn’t go unnoticed. Road trips and the occasional casino visit were also enjoyed. She took pride in making sure her hair, nails, and outfits were perfect. She will be remembered for her love of spending time with her family.

Geraldine is survived by her husband of 30 years, Glenn; children: William “Bill” (Lorie) Radke, Brian Radke, Brenda (Ken Jr.) Richardson; step-children; Glenn (Zina) Sponable and Julie Sauer; grandchildren: Cassandra (Derek) Stahl, Samantha (Fiancé, Andy Budnik) Radke, Rachel Radke, William Radke Jr., Rachel Sauer, Rebekah Sauer, Crystal (J.J.) Rodencal, Gloria Sanque, Victoria Sanque, Jessica Cross; great-grandchildren: Benson Stahl, baby boy Stahl on the way, Jadia Rodencal, Jasmine Rodencal, Josiah Rodencal, Xaniah McMcan, Kiana Pacheco, Liana Register, Joshua Cross, Easton Harris, Lia Harris; siblings: Lois Babros, David (Jan) Nelson, Roger (Rhonda) Nelson, Warren (Ruth) Nelson, Sandy (Richard) Hollnagel, Dan (Colleen) Nelson and Rick (Jean) Nelson; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She is preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Jean Muse and Diana Jablonski; brother, Wayne Nelson; and brother-in-law, Ron Barbos, and ex-husband of 20 years, Jerome Radke.

It was Geraldine’s wish to have a private family service. The family will be having a celebration of life at a later time.

The family extends a special thank you to the staff at Aurora at Home Hospice for their wonderful care.
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Geraldine Mary Sponable, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Geraldine

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Geraldine Mary Sponable.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Geraldine here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Geraldine
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: