|Birth: ||Dec. 28, 1907|
|Death: ||Oct. 31, 2008|
Helen I. Geesey, 100, Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Juniata Street, Hollidaysburg, and Ruskin Drive, Altoona, died Friday at the manor.
She was born in Hastings, daughter of Louis and Mary Travers. She married Freeman A. Geesey. He died June 11, 1985.
Surviving are a sister-in-law, Mary E. (Nell) Travers, and her niece, Marie A. Buchanan, both of Bryn Mawr, Pa.; and a number of second- and third-generation cousins in New York and New Jersey.
She was preceded in death by her son, Dennis F. Geesey, in 1997; and a brother, John P. Travers, in 1982.
Helen had been a model at Gable's Department Store and also worked as a sales clerk at Bon-Ton, Altoona.
Helen enjoyed playing cards and traveling and was quite active in the social and spiritual life at Garvey Manor until her health began to decline during the past several months.
Friends will be received at a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008, at St. Joseph's Chapel at Garvey Manor by the Rev. Regis Myers. The rosary will be prayed at 9:15 a.m., prior to the Mass. Committal at St. Bernard Cemetery, Hastings.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to Garvey Manor Nursing Home, 128 Logan Blvd., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.
Arrangements are by Santella Funeral Home.
Freeman A Geesey (1908 - 1985)*
Saint Bernard Cemetery
Created by: Warren Eastright
Record added: Nov 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31379920
Added: Feb. 14, 2012