Geraldine Ann Palanuk died Nov. 22. She was 83.

Mrs. Palanuk was born Dec. 18, 1928, in Raymond, Neb., to Fred and Verna Pokorny Fujan. She married Adam Palanuk on May 26, 1951, in Wahoo, Neb. She was a homemaker and worked as a waitress and telephone switchboard operator.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 2003, and a son, John, in 1961. She is survived by include a son, Fredrick, Oakridge; daughter, Mary Freeman, Oakridge; brother, John Fujan of Wahoo, Neb.; sister, Maryann Votipka, Exeter, Neb.; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28, at St. Michael Church in Oakridge.