Krystal Marie (Geist) Dilley died at home on April 3, 2013. Krystal was born at Loveland Memorial Hospital in Loveland, Colorado on January 20th, 1964. Loveland was where she grew up & attended school. She married Darrell Dean Dilley in 1988. Krystal worked at Loveland Screw Machine as a quality control officer from 1993 until 2001. She then worked at Island Lake Marine from 2006 until 2010, as a detailer until her near & very dear father became ill. Krystal was a creative individual who loved to paint, draw & make pictures out of fresh flowers. She loved gardening, horses & rock hunting. She was famous for her homemade apple pies & kraut burgers. Her free spirit & giving heart will be greatly missed. She is survived by her children Levi W. Geist, Deana M. Dilley, Lucas D. Dilley & Alvin Z. Perry; her sisters Julie L. Geist and Therese L. (Lee) Starnes; her nieces and nephews, JoAnna, KC, Audrey, Ariana, Jayden, and Ronan and her grandson "Little Ducky"; aunts & uncle Don & Edna Coseo, Minora Stotts and many cousins; her "partner in crime" Anthony Kiser & dozens of beloved friends....just too many to mention. She is preceded in death by her parents Alvin B. Geist & Darlene M. (Deeds) Geist. Funeral services will be held at Kibbey Fishburn Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 9th, 2013 at 1:00 pm with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Krystal Dilley Memorial Fund in care of Kibbey Fishburn Funeral Home.
Published in Loveland Reporter-Herald on Apr. 8, 2013