Jerry (Geraldine) Budell of Boise, Idaho was born in Pocatello, ID, to Lloyd and Hannah Brower. She graduated from Idaho State and later earned a Masters Degree from BSU. She married Denny Budell of Nampa, ID, and had 3 sons that she adored. After her divorce, Jerry enjoyed teaching at Hillside and South Junior High Schools. She later devoted herself to travel, watercolor painting, her PEO Chapter and caring for her grandchildren.
Jerry is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Blair Brower. She is survived by her sisters, BernaDeane Lusk and LaRae Tripp, her sons, Paul (Cynthia) Budell, Tom Budell, Dennis (Erika) Budell, her grandchildren, Melinda and Natalie Price, Sophie, Miles and Phoebe Budell.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Keystone Hospice and MorningStar at Englefield Green teams, who cared for Jerry in the last years of her life.
A Memorial Service will be held Friday, October 8, 12:00 noon, The Cathedral of the Rockies, 717 N 11th St, Boise, ID.
Graveside Services will be Saturday, October 9, 12:00 noon, Restlawn Cemetery, 2864 S 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID.
Shirley Jackson saysOctober 6, 2021 at 4:44 pm
To the Budell Family,
I am so sorry to learn of Jerry’s passing. We have been friends since the 60’s when we all lived in Payette and I have many fond memories of this beautiful lady. We spent many fun times together. She was a devoted mother and a talented and loyal friend who will be greatly missed, May your many wonderful memories bring you comfort and peace.
My deepest condolences.