Geraldine B. Klein died peacefully on March 11, 2019 surrounded by family at the age of 86 after a 3 1/2 year battle with pancreatic cancer. Geraldine was born to Walter G. Ericson and Mae L. (Couillou) Ericson in Huntington, NY and grew up in the Northport and Greenlawn, NY, graduating from Huntington High School in 1950.
In 1951 she married Edward N. Bellois, living in Northport raising two sons Richard and Roger until Edwards untimely death in 1961.
In 1964 Geraldine remarried to Robert A. Klein and the family moved to Lansingburg, where son Paul was born. Geraldine and Robert lived in several different locations in NY, including Plattsburgh, Scotia and Beacon.
Soon after Robert's retirement they moved to Cohoes where Geraldine worked for a time at Cohoes Savings Bank. She was predeceased by her husband Robert in 2000.
Geraldine is survived by her three sons, Richard E. Klein (Susan) of Halfmoon, Roger W. Klein (Pamela) of New Ulm, TX and Paul E. Klein (Christine) of Halfmoon and 5 grandchildren, David Klein, Carrie Klein Straka (Jake), Christopher Klein in Texas, Kathleen Klein Helman (Adam) and Julianna Klein of Halfmoon.
A memorial service to celebrate Geraldine's life will be held at 10 am on Saturday, April 13th at the Calvary United Methodist Church, 15 Ridge Place, Latham, NY. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Community Hospice, 310 S. Manning Blvd. Albany, NY 12208.
The entire family would like to thank Community Hospice staff for their support and guidance.