Leo Nickolas Geri, 90

Leo Nicholas Geri, 90, passed away Saturday, December 26,
2015. He was born May 30, 1925 in Kerrville, TX to the late Joseph &
Nettie Joseph Geri. Leo had lived in Jacksonville for the past 6 months
coming here from Pensacola, FL. He was a member of the Elks Club and was a
retired postmaster from Hattiesburg, MS. Leo loved traveling with his wife
on cruises, in their motorhome and visiting church members in the
hospital. He was predeceased by his wife of 30 years, Mildred; brother,
Albert Geri; sister, Rita Lindt. Survivors include his sons, Lawrence
Gehbauer (Carol Kisthardt), Bruce Peer, Michael Geri; daughter, Beverly
Rhodes (Wayne); sisters, Mary, Kay; grandchildren, Angela Orcutt, Rob
Orcutt, Laura Lamia; great grandchildren, Ethan Lamia, Luna Orcutt;
numerous other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held
Saturday, January 2 at 3pm at Dunns Creek Baptist Church, 1425 Starratt Rd
32218, where he was a member, with Pastor Dave Malmberg officiating. The
family will receive friends beginning at 2pm at the church. Funeral
services will also be held Monday, January 4 at 11:30am at East Brent
Baptist Church, 4801 N Davis Hwy Pensacola, FL 32503, where he was a
member, with Bro. Dale Patterson officiating. The family will receive
friends beginning at 10:30am at the church. Interment will follow at 2pm
at Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola, FL, 32508. In lieu of flowers
donations may be made to Community Hospice of N.E. FL. Arrangements are
under the direction of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, Jacksonville, 714-1110.