Geraldine "Gerri" Nicolette

Nicolette, Geraldine O. "Gerri" Passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013. She was born to Gerald and Olga Lewis in Binghamton, NY where she graduated high school. Gerri received a Bachelor's Degree from SUNY Cortland New York, and a Master's Degree in Dance from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. She was also a certified Feldenkrais Practitioner. She was passionate about gardening, travel, ethnic food, and the performing arts. She was preceded in death by her parents, Gerald Lewis and Olga Lewis (Sebesta). Survivors include her loving husband of 51 years, John A. Nicolette; sons, Scott (Cindy) Nicolette and Kevin Nicolette, as well as six grandchildren, Nathan, Noah, Madison, Anna, Jonathan and Antonio. The family will receive friends at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at the Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home in Wilmette, IL. The Funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. and conclude with burial at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Skokie, IL. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Geraldine Nicolette to the for the research and support of Frontotemporal Dementia (Primary Progressive Aphasia), 225 N. Michigan Ave 17th floor Chicago, IL 60601. Checks may be made to the , or payment made at

Funeral Home

Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home
1100 Greenleaf Ave Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 251-8200

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Nov. 1, 2013