Geraldine Packard, 71, of Cheyenne passed away December 24, 2021 at Lutheran Medical Center in Wheat Ridge, CO.
She was born February 14, 1950 in Cheyenne to Eugene and Margaret Hess. She married Wayne Packard on May 30, 2001 in Kimball, NE. She was a receptionist at Cheyenne Women’s’ Clinic and was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. She enjoyed photography, scrapbooking, being outdoors, gardening, singing and playing music, spending time with her family, and doing whatever she could to try to make someone’s day better.
She is survived by her husband, Wayne Packard of Cheyenne; children, Michael (Sonia) DeCarlo, Cathy Woods, Denise (David) Hondel and Dr. Kaleb Kenneaster, D.O. all of Cheyenne; grandchildren, Seth DeCarlo, Ashley (Tyler) Weber, Jake Woods, Emily Woods, Brittney Hondel, Natalie Hondel and David Hondel, Jr.; great-grandchildren, Mason Weber, Harrison Weber and Emerson Weber; siblings, Irene Hess of Cheyenne, Julia Seidl of Cheyenne, Joan Bogensberger of Spanaway, WA and Kenneth Hess of Cheyenne.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Mary Jean McAffee and Dale Hess.
A Vigil for the Deceased will be 4:00 p.m. Sunday with a Funeral Liturgy 10:30 a.m. Monday, both at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Cheyenne National Cemetery. The reception will follow the interment at 1:00pm at the new Cheyenne Frontier Days event center.
Services are under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home.