Geraldine Rosemary Spera was born October 10, 1922 to her loving parents Nicholas Michaelson and Mary Olive Murphy Michaelson in Raco, Michigan. She passed away on March 13, 2012 at her home in Parowan, Utah.Geraldine is survived by her children Diane Rice (James R.) of Parowan, UT; Gayle Klocke (James K.) of Placentia, CA; Marianna Morreale (Robert) of Yorba Linda, CA; sister Dorothy Rocheleau; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Nicholas Michaelson, sisters Marie Abramson and Germaine Broullire, husband Daldo Spera, and husband Frank Curles."God saw you getting tired and a cure was not to be, so He put His arms around you and whispered Come to Me. With careful eyes we watched you. We saw you pass away. Although we loved you dearly, we could not make you stay. A golden heart stopped beating. Hardworking hands at rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us He only takes the best."