William (Bill) Geib

William (Bill) Geib

AGE: 59 • Wilmington

Bill Geib passed away at home peacefully, surrounded by family and friends on February 28, 2014, following a long, courageous battle with cancer. Bill was born in Columbia, TN.

He graduated from Concord HS in 1972 and went on to receive his accounting degree from Muskingham College in 1976. For most of Bill's career he worked as a painting contractor, most recently as co-owner of Brandywine Custom Painting. Bill's true passion in life was his family. He could be seen on the sidelines of all of his sons' numerous sporting events and loved spending time at the beach and mountains with his family. Bill was an avid racquetball and tennis player.

Bill is survived by his beloved wife Janet, his 2 sons Taylor of Arlington, VA., and Jonathan of Wilmington. He is also survived by his parents Arthur and Norrine Geib of Wilmington, his sister Kathy Rogers (Wade) of West Chester, PA., and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday evening, March 5, from 6-8pm at MCCRERY AND HARRA FUNERAL HOMES, 3924 Concord Pike, Wilmington. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Saint Mary Magdalen Church, 7 Sharpley Road, Wilmington, on Thursday, March 6th at 10am followed by burial at St. Joseph's on the Brandywine Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, you may honor Bill's memory with a contribution to either the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of DE, 100 West 10th Street, Suite 209, Wilmington, DE 19801 or the Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation, 101 Rockland Circle, Wilmington, DE 19803. For online condolences visit: www.mc creryandharra.com

Funeral Home

McCrery & Harra Funeral Home
3924 Concord Pike Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 478-2204

Published in The News Journal from Mar. 2 to Mar. 4, 2014