MARY CAROL ZEILER, 88
Ocala - Mary Carol Zeiler Geck, 88, of Ocala, FL passed on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at home under the loving care of her family.
She was born on April 2, 1926 in Baltimore, MD; daughter of the late John L. and Mina A. (Nuedling) Koenig, Sr. Mary Carol and her late husband John "Buzz" Zeiler came here in 1988 from Sykesville, MD. She was devoted to her family. She loved playing bridge, being on cruise ships and was an avid reader. Mary Carol was oldest of four siblings.
She was also preceded in death by her husbands, John G. Zeiler, Sr. and Donald Geck and her sister Rose Marie Miller. She is survived by her children; Carol A. Kelly and husband Dr. John R. Kelly of State College, PA, John G. Zeiler, Jr. "Rod" and wife Jacklyn L. of Ocean Pines, MD, Mary Christine Zeiler of Ocala, FL and Stephen P. Zeiler of St. Augustine, FL grandchildren, Sean and Brian Kelly, Gretchen and Karen Zeiler and Justin and Sarah Zeiler; great grandchildren, Daniel and Connor Kelly and Michael Kelly; sister Lois Rider and husband Vernon Uzzell of Ocala, FL and brother Jack Koenig and wife Sue Ellen of Bluffton, SC.
The visitation will be held on Monday, April 14, 2014 at the TimberRidge Chapel of Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, 9695 SW 110th St. Ocala from 9:30AM to 10:30AM at which time the funeral procession will leave for Queen of Peace Catholic Church for an 11:00AM Mass. Family suggests Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of Marion County, PO Box 4860, Ocala, FL 34478. Condolences may be expressed at