326 E 21ST ST
NORTHAMPTON, PA 18067-1206

Frank Geosits Sr.

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Frank Geosits Sr. Obituary
Frank Geosits, Sr.
Frank (Hans) J. Geosits, Sr., 86, of Northampton, PA passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, June 13, 2013, surrounded by his loving family. Frank was married to Dorothy (Matsco) Geosits on May 19, 1951; they were married 62 years. Born in Northampton on June 6, 1927, he was the son of the late John and Anna (Reinish) Geosits. He attended Northampton High School and proudly served in the United States Navy as a Seaman First Class. He retired from Bethlehem Steel in 1988 after 44 years of service. He was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Northampton. He enjoyed bowling, cooking, gardening, sports, watching his grandsons play baseball, trips to the casino and spending time with his family. He was a member of BVM Young At Heart, CWV, United Steelworkers Union and St. Peter and Paul Sick and Beneficial Society. Survivors: He is survived by spouse; daughters, Sharon M., Carol R., wife of Gerald J. Miletics, Sr.; son, Frank and wife, Kelly, all of Northampton; grandchildren, Michael, Gerald, Jr., Carrie, Katie, Will, and Jared; great-grandchildren, Kylie, Logan, Gerald III, Ava, Grady, Xavier and Declan; also, sister, Mary Pagni. He was predeceased by granddaughter, Lauren and brother, John. Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, June 17 at 10 a.m., in the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 22nd and Washington Ave., Northampton. Family and friends may call Sunday, 5-7 p.m., and Monday, 8:30-9:30 a.m., in the Reichel Funeral Home, 326 E. 21st St., Northampton. Entombment with Military Honors will follow in the BVM Mausoleum. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2166 South 12th Street, Allentown, PA 18101. The family of Frank J. Geosits, Sr. wishes to thank Lehigh Valley Hospice, Lehigh Valley Home Care and Interim Healthcare for all they did for him.
Published in Morning Call on June 15, 2013
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