August 4, 1919 - March 3, 2013
John Geier, beloved husband of Blanche of Airdrie, formerly of Keoma, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013 at the age of 93 years. John was born in Leader, SK. He came to the Keoma area in 1926 and resided on the family farm until 2010 when he moved to Airdrie, AB. Besides his loving wife Blanche of sixty-eight years, he is also survived by son Bryon (Wendy) Geier; daughters Valerie (Bruce) Hawkins, Karen (Jim) Heine; granddaughters, Deanna (Trevor Bell), Carrie (Curtis Lucas), Michelle (Toby McKenna), Jodie (Lance Henderson), January (Chris Daunhauer), Candace (Brian Metzger), Andrea (Dave Ward); great-grandchildren, Courtney, Ryan, Nolan Bell; Reegan, Brennan, Caeden Lucas; Jay, Connor, Noah McKenna; Britney, Cale, Lauren, Grace Henderson; Aimee, Katie, Matthew Daunhauer; Hailleigh, Riley, Callie Metzger; Carson, Marley Ward; brother Martin (Edna) Geier; sisters, Hilda Knight and Edna Hammill. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, March 8, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com
. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 - 14 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 (Telephone 403-781-1978, www.heartandstroke.ca
). In living memory of John Geier, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane.