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Geraldine Anne (McLinden) Tasset, 84 of Springfield passed away Monday, August 28, 2023, in her home with her devoted son, Kevin, by her side, and surrounded by her children, grandchildren, and sisters.

Gerry was married to Glenn Alexander Tasset on June 2, 1962, in St. Barnabus Church of Long Beach, CA and was blessed to celebrate almost 55 years of marriage. She was a lifetime member of Immaculate Conception Church. Gerry had an extensive work history and retired after 23 years of service in medical records at St. John’s/ Mercy Hospital.

She is survived by her eight children and their spouses, Kevin Tasset, Theresa and Alan Fore, Brenda and Tom Faulkner, Melissa and Darin Reichard, Anita and Steven Green, Lora and Jason Luna, Karl Tasset and Chrissy Phillips, and Amanda and Mike Plute; three sisters, Michaeleen Riel, Colleen Watson, and Jodeen Engelhart; sister-in-law, Judy McLinden; 15 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; and numerous other family members.

A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:00am, Thursday, August 31, 2023, in Immaculate Conception Church, Springfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Immaculate Conception for Marriage Matters Ministry and Youth Ministry, 3555 S. Fremont, Springfield, MO 65804,, or to the Kitchen, 730 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, MO 65802,

Gorman Scharpf Funeral Home is taking care of the final arrangements.