Obituary of Mary Elizabeth Geiger
Mary Elizabeth Geiger, 73, of Glen Spey, New York, passed away suddenly on Thursday, August 13, 2020.
A strong willed and forthright woman, Mary was able to show great kindness. She was a devout Catholic and devoted much of her life to her Catholic faith and Church.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, Mary spent much of her childhood in West Deptford and was a former resident of Leesburgh, VA prior to moving to Glen Spey NY 12 years ago. Mary attended St. Matthew's, Gloucester Catholic, Mount St. Mary's in Newburgh and Rutgers. Prior to retiring, Mary was a civilian auditor for the Department of Defense for nearly 40 years. She was an Associate with the Dominican Sisters of Hope and Third Order Lay Dominicans out of Newburgh, NY. An active member of the community, Mary was treasurer for Professional Womens' Association of Sullivan County and enjoyed activities with the Senior Citizen Group. Mary was a breeder of poodles and actively involved in the American Kennel Club.
Beloved daughter of the late, James E. and Mary A. (nee Hall) Geiger; loving sister of Ann Geiger- Smith (Tom), James H. Geiger (Carol), Leonora Geiger-Miller (John Gabriel) and Gerard "Gerry" Geiger; dear aunt of Lisa, Matthew, Caroline and James, and great aunt of Andrew, Ethan, Paige, Fin, Jackson and Raelynn..
Relatives and friends are invited to Mary's Graveside Services on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 10:00 AM at New St. Mary's Cemetery, Bellmawr, NJ.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Mary's name to Newburgh Ministries PO Box 1449
Newburgh, NY 12551, 845-561-0071, www.newburghministry.org or to St. John of God Community Service-Adult Services, 1145 Delsea Drive, Westville Grove, NJ 08093, 856-845-7030.
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