Geraldine Denise Ramos, known as Jerry, died Feb. 28 at her home in Riverhead. She was 52.
She was born Jan. 26, 1960, in Riverhead to Judith Jones and Jerome Jarvis. After graduating from Riverhead High School in 1978, she moved to South Carolina, where she met and married Angelo Ramos.
Family members said she was hard-working, loved children and was a thoughtful and loving mother.
Predeceased by her husband, Ms. Ramos is survived by her children, Angelo Jr. and Natasha, both of Riverhead, William and Candace, both of Florence, S.C., and Diego, of Mastic; her brothers, Dennis Jones of Florence, Lonnie Jarvis of North Carolina and Rodney Gill of Georgia; her sisters Barbara Griffen of Norfolk, Va., Michelle Gill of Virginia and Gwen Serrano of Riverhead; and 11 grandchildren. She was also predeceased by her sister Diantha Foskey.
Viewing and a service took place March 5 at Galilee Church of God in Christ in Riverhead, Pastor Roy L. Pennon Sr. officiating. Cremation was private. Arrangements were handled by Seay Memorial Chapel in Riverhead.