Geraldine Munie

Geraldine Munie
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Geraldine H. Munie, nee Henneberry, 86, of Belleville, IL, born July 15, 1928, in Chicago, IL, died Friday, May 29, 2015, at her residence at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows Apartment Community, Belleville, IL.

A graduate of the University of Illinois with an accounting degree, Geraldine was both an accountant and a homemaker.  She was a member of St. Mary’s Parish, Belleville, IL.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Leland J. Munie, whom she married on June 28, 1952, and who died on September 3, 2009; a daughter, Lynn M. Henke; her parents, James L. and Anna, nee Ruddy, Henneberry; and two brothers, Mark Henneberry and Joseph Henneberry.

Surviving are four sons and a daughter, Charles J. (Maria) Munie of Tucson, AZ,
Lawrence A. (Shelley) Munie of Avon, IN,
Janet L. (Harold) Collins of Columbia, IL,
Paul J. Munie of Belleville, IL,
and Jerome J. Munie of Edwardsville, IL;
a son-in-law, Roger Henke of Belleville, IL;
eight grandchildren, Eric Munie, Erin (Casey) Gantt, and Andrew “AJ” Munie,
Matthew and Heather Collins,
and Ryan Henke, Kristen (Patrick) McEvilly, and Elizabeth Henke;
two great-grandchildren, Michael and Emily Gantt;
a brother, James Henneberry of Palm Desert, CA;
a sister, Marcella Fox of Madison, WI;
and nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.  Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation:  Friends may call from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, June 4, 2015, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Belleville, IL.

Funeral:  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at noon Thursday, June 4, 2015, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Belleville, IL, with Father Christopher Anyanwu and Msgr. William McGhee concelebrating.

Cremation will follow the services.  Burial will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO, at a later date.

Condolences Left For Geraldine Munie

With her smile, I know she is with G

J. Stein, Cape Coral, fl ,

A Fantastic woman who made us feel part of the family. Our deepest sympathy to her children and grandchildren.

Kathy Marshall, Swansea, IL, 62226

Dear Jerome and Family,

We are so sorry for your loss. I am sure your mom was a wonderful lady.

Mark Schreader, Crystal Stone and Esa Schreader, Collinsville, IL, 62234

Jerome and family: We are so sorry for your loss. No words can make this difficult time easier but know that we are lifting you all up in prayer for God’s comfort, peace and blessings to shine upon you. Wishing you a peaceful hour in a quiet place where nothing but happiness can find you. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us if you need anything. We love you. Al and Kathy Ratay

Al and Kathy Ratay, Edwardsville, IL, 62025

So sorry for your loss. Know that you and your family are in our prayers

Jeff Weidenbenner, Spring Hill, TN, 37174

Sorry for your loss a Great lady.

DavidRakers, Belleville, Illinois, 62226

Dear Paul it was great to see you today under this loss of your Mom. I can still remember all the party’s we had at your house and your Mom and Dad always a part of the party. I am thinking of you and your sister and brothers during this time of loss.

Bob Fahey, Baltimore, MD, 21230

I’m So Sorry For Your Loss..Larry! I Remember Her Fondly At St. Mary’s. That Smile Could(Did) Light Up The Room!

Jack Oesterle,Jr., Kirkwood, Missouri, 63122-2650


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