Geraldine Lowder Church

6/20/1931 ~ 6/20/2019

ChurchGeraldineCropGeraldine Lowder Church, a long-time resident of Fillmore, Utah, died of an extended illness on June 20, 2019, in the Fillmore Hospital.
Born to Grant (Shady) Whitney Lowder and Alice Jane (Jennie) Watt Lowder on June 20, 1931 in Cedar City, Utah, Geraldine was an only child who grew up with a love for horses, hard work and cooking delicious meals.
She married Frank Sweeting in August 15, 1948, Later divorced. She married Dwight Church July 15, 1972, he died April 27, 2006.
As a mother and a friend, Geraldine was loved by all and had a smile for everyone. She served lovingly and willingly. Her patience, tolerance and understanding of others brought her popularity in Fillmore, along with her talent for cooking tasty food.
She is survived by her children, Jeanne (Chadd) Alderman, Gayle Labrum, Lew (Lysa) Sweeting, Les (Kim) Sweeting, JoLynn (Glade) Stevens, Tina (Wayne) Holding, Jack (Marieda) Church 25 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren 5 great-great grandchildren—all of whom brought great joy to her during her life. She is preceded in death by Her Parents, Daughters, Louise, Sharlene and a stillborn baby.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, June 28, 1pm at the Fillmore Stake Center, 25 South 300 West. Viewing will be from Friday 11 to 12:30 prior to the service. Online condolence

2 Responses to “Geraldine Lowder Church”

  1. Anonymous says:

    You have been a lifelong pillar in my community, you have been a great friend, mentor, example, my second mom! You are going to be greatly missed. The love and compassion you showed me over the years can never be replaced. I am truly greatful for all you have givin me including you kids, they have also been a major positive in my life, for this I also thank you.
    DEE SIMMONS 6/23/19

  2. Alan & Laura says:

    Our sincere condolences.

    Alan, Laura and Sam Howkins