Geraldine Rollins

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Graveside service for Geraldine Rollins, 83, Walters, OK was held at the Walters Cemetery, Saturday, July 18 at 10:00 a.m., Pastor Gary Thurman officiating under the direction of Hart-Wyatt Funeral Home in Walters. Geraldine “Gerri” Zaeske Rollins was born to Arthur Fredrickson and Mary (Keltie) Zaeske on January 2, 1932 at San Antonio, TX and departed this life in Edmond, OK on July 15, 2015 at the age of 83 years, 6 months and 13 days. Gerri grew up at San Antonio. She married William J. “Bill” Graham and to this union 4 children were born. They made their home at San Antonio until Bill went to work in the oilfield in the Graham and Olney area. She eventually returned to San Antonio and later married Henry C. “Hank” Rollins in 1968 and to this union a son was born. Upon Hank’s retirement from Kelly Air Force Base the couple moved to Gardnerville, NV making it their home for many years. He preceded her in death in June of 2014 and in July of 2014 Gerri moved to Walters, OK to be closer to her girls. For the past year she has lived back and forth every 6 to 8 weeks with her girls in Walters and Guthrie, OK. For many years, she and Hank enjoyed traveling on motorcycle together. She also enjoyed watching scary movies and listening to old time country music. She loved her dogs and going to the casino. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son, Billy “PeeWee” Graham; and 3 brothers, Billy, Bobby and Ray Zaeske. Survivors include 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Rosemary and David Short of Guthrie, OK, Dollie and Kenny Glenn of Walters, OK; 2 sons and daughter-in-law, L.C. “Shorty” and Jewel Graham of Graham, TX, Cal and Lisa Rollins of Gardnerville, NV; a brother, Freddy Zaeske and wife Dot of Rogers, AR; a sister, Carolyn Mathers and husband Terry of Newnan, GA; 11 grandchildren, Misti Evans and Crystal Pitchford both of Guthrie, Casey Glenn of Walters, Gary Glenn of Olathe, KS, Elizabeth Sayles of New Orleans, LA, Tony Joe Graham and Clint Graham and Vickie of Graham, Penny Mitchell and Marty of Keller, TX, Dale Graham, twins Travis and Taylor Rollins of Gardnerville; 18 great grandkids, Addison Evans, McKalynn, Hallie and Bryson Pitchford, Cody Buchanan, Blake and Shaelee Glenn, Nathan Durhan, Preston and Kandise Woods, Destiny, Dax, Dakotah and Dawson Mitchell, Veronica, Katherine and Josh Graham; 2 great-great grandchildren, Kooper and Skyler Woods; many other relatives and friends.
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