|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1921|
|Death: ||Aug. 12, 2012|
Marjorie Louise Geiger, 91, of Chillicothe passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
She was born Jan. 13, 1921, in Chillicothe, the daughter of Frank E. and Emma (Voshel) Lynds. She married Marion L. Geiger on Feb. 15, 1953, in Peoria Heights, Ill. He preceded her in death on April 24, 2006.
Surviving are her children, Tom (Maria) Geiger of Chillicothe, Ann (Frank) Geiger-Knoll of Chillicothe, Jim (Diane) Geiger of Lakeville, Minn., and Kay (John) Roberts of Sunset Beach, N.C.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Marjorie received her bachelor's degree from ISU Teacher's College.
Along with raising her family she worked along side her husband at Geiger True Value.
She was a charter member of Arrowhead Country Company and Pearce Community Center. She was also a member of the Peoria Symphony Guild and the Peoria Gardening Club and a past member of the University Club and a former Cub Scout leader.
She attended the Chillicothe Bible Church.
She loved the outdoors and being with nature. She enjoyed gardening and bird watching. Music was a great love of hers. She and Marion traveled the world extensively.
Cremation rites will be accorded and a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 17, 2012, at the Chillicothe Bible Church. Pastor Joe Horn will officiate. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service at the church. Inurnment will be in the Chillicothe City Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Rescue 33.
Arrangements are by Weber-Hurd Funeral Home.
Published in Peoria Journal Star on August 15, 2012
Marion Leslie Geiger (1907 - 2006)*
Chillicothe City Cemetery
Created by: Tracy Kyle
Record added: Aug 15, 2012
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remembering a special lady|
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