PLAINFIELD - Germaine (Jerry) Marinelli, 84, of Seminole, Florida, died Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, at Hospice House, Pinellas Park, Florida. Born Oct. 13, 1932, in Barre, Vermont, she was the daughter of Emile Pinard and Jean (Fortier) Massey. On Feb. 10, 1947, she married John Marinelli. They had made their home on Maple Hill in Plainfield, and later at their current home in Seminole, Florida. Baking, crocheting, deer hunting, gardening, dancing, spending time at their camp on Lake Groton and their Time Share on the beach here in Florida, they enjoyed traveling especially their trips to Hawaii and Spain, were her special interests, she handed out many handmade blankets to family members and homemade baked goods. She was a member of the Eastern Star while living in Vermont. She is survived by her three daughters, Shirley and her life partner, Kip, of Largo, Florida; Susan Lantman and her husband, Bruce, of Webster, New Hampshire; Janet Eckerson and her husband, Ted, of Tampa, Florida; six grandchildren, John Kennett, Heather Kelly, Jason Zoffinger, Jeremy Zoffinger, David Lantman and Sarah Clough; and eight great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, John; a daughter, Theresa Kennett; and a granddaughter, Tammy Thurber. She has three brothers, Frederick Massey Jr., and wife Linda, of Barre, Raymond Weeks, of Barre, and John Massey, of Florida, and one sister, Carol Ann Christie-Roberts, and husband Jerry, of Moretown. Two sisters-in-law, Lina Weeks and Ruth Weeks, of Barre. She was predeceased by three brothers Wilfred, Robert and Richard Weeks. There are no services at the request of the family.
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