|Birth: ||Apr. 22, 1918|
|Death: ||May 4, 2012|
ELIZABETHVILLE- Leah A. Geist , 94, of East Broad St., passed away Friday, May 4 2012 at the Harrisburg Hospital.
She was born April 22, 1918 in Lykens , the daughter of the late Harry, and Mary (Hoover) Romberger. She remained in the valley all her life, living in Wiconisco, Lykens and Elizabethville. She had been employed by the former Lebro Shirt Co., Lykens for many years. She was a member of St. Peter's UCC, Lykens.
Leah was devoted to her family and friends and adored her grandson, Justin. She was an accomplished seamstress , excellent cook and gardener, enjoying the beautiful flowers God always granted her for her tender, loving garden. She will be sadly missed forever by her family and friends and all who knew her.
She was the widow of Earl M. Geist.
Survivors include her son, Gary Geist, daughter-in-law, Barbara Geist and her only grandson, Justin Geist along with nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul and Harvey Romberger and sister, Lillian Hoffman.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, May 9 from 10-11 AM at St. Peters U.C.C., Lykens and services to start at 11 AM. Burial to follow in the church cemetery
Hoover-Boyer Funeral Homes Inc., Elizabethville handled the arrangements.
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Earl M. Geist (1920 - 2003)
Saint Peters Cemetery
Created by: Bill Corl
Record added: May 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89644542
When tomorrow starts without me, And I'm not there to see; If the sun should rise and find your eyes All filled with tears for me; I wish so much you wouldn't cry The way you did today, While thinking of the many things, We didn't get to say.|
Added: May. 6, 2012