Geraldine Cost

Geraldine Cost, 84, of Bellefontaine, died peacefully in her sleep on Friday afternoon, May 12, 2017, at Logan Acres Care Center.

Geraldine was born in Zanesfield on Feb. 24, 1933, to the late Benjamin E. and Mary Jane Axline Foulk. She married Howard “Pete” Cost on Feb. 6, 1950, in Bellefontaine, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 14, 1982. 

Geraldine was also preceded in death by a son, James Richard Cost; daughters, Shirley Lynn and Evelyn Jean Martin; a brother, Clarence Foulk; and a sister, Janice “Susie” McCoy.

Geraldine liked playing bingo, putting puzzles together and being around people.

Geraldine is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Connie and Don Jones and Marjorie and Kenneth Feasel, all of Bellefontaine; 10 grandchildren, Kimberly Sickmiller, Misty, Chris, Kevin, Dawn and Eve Martin, Carrie Alexander, Tim and Randy Feasel and Matthew Cost; and a number of great-grandchildren.

Pastor Mark Atterholt officiates a graveside service at noon Friday, May 19, at Rosedale Cemetery, Careysville.

Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center assisted the family and condolences may be expressed at