Vanden Berg, Dr. Geraldine J. of Manahawkin on Thursday May 11, 2011. Beloved wife of Dennis Skaggs, dear sister of Lynda Hansen and her husband Gerard of Loveladies, LBI, and the late Bette Verhoest – 1999 and the late Bert Vanden Berg, Jr. – 1983, dearest aunt of Kim Englishman and her husband John of Wayne, Dr. C. Robert Verhoest and his wife Joanne of Poughkeepsie, Gerald Verhoest and his wife Linda of Tewksbury, Kirk Vanden Berg and his wife Alina of Alpine and Leigh Verhoest and his wife Tracy of Chester and the late Bert Vanden Berg III – 1996, great aunt of nine nieces and nephews. Born in Hawthorne, Geraldine Vanden Berg lived in Whitehouse Station for 20 years before moving to Manahawkin 8 years ago. Dr. Geraldine received her undergraduate degree from Syracuse University and subsequently, earned her master and doctorate degree in Computer Science from Rutgers University, all with high honors. She was employed as a Worldwide Communications Manager for IBM, NCR, Tandem and Compaq. Additionally, Dr. Geraldine was a professor for Somerset Community College, Somerset. She was a member of Gamma Phi Beta Sorority and Ocean County Board of Realtors Read Geraldine Vanden Berg's Obituary and Guestbook on www.browningforshay.com.