Geraldine Plummer

Born: September 22, 1926

Died: September 22, 2010

Services: First United Methodist Church, 232 S. York Rd., Elmhurst on October 9 at 2:00 P.M.


Geraldine Plummer nee Craig, 84, of Elmhurst. Passed away on September 22, 2010. Geraldine Plummer was a former teacher in Villa Park and Addison elementary schools. Beloved wife of the late Vernon L. Plummer; loving mother of Vernon L. II (Belle) Plummer; devoted grandmother of Jacob and Rebecca Plummer; dear sister of Shirley Schlaffer, aunt to many loving nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents Jess and Mary Craig; her brother Robert Craig; sisters-in-law Verda Craig and Peggy Plummer; brothers-in-law Edward Schlaffer, Dale Plummer and LeRoy Plummer. Mrs. Plummer contributed to many community organizations, serving as president of Villa Park Education Association, Beta Phi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma, Chapter GN of P.E.O., Elmhurst Women’s Club and the United Methodist Women at the Local Level. She chaired committees at the conference level for the United Methodist Women. She was a member of AAUW, Auxiliary for the Elmhurst Symphony, volunteered for the Elmhurst Historical Society and the Elmhurst Hospital Guild. Refreshments will be served following the Memorial Services. In lieu of flowers memorials would be appreciated for the American Cancer Society, 1801 S. Meyers, suite 100, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 First United Methodist Church, Elmhurst or a charity of your choice. Arranged by Ahlgrim Funeral Home. Info 630-834-3515 or

Church: St. Judes Liberal Catholic Church (Map)