Elaine K. Geiger

Elaine K. Geiger

VERONA-Elaine K. Geiger, age 88, of Verona, passed away peacefully on November 19, 2014 at St. Mary’s Care Center, after a brief illness.

She was born to Minnie (Binius) Steele Drives and Theodore Steele on October 12, 1926. Elaine lived most of her life in Verona, and graduated from Verona High School in 1944. She worked for her brother, Buckley, as a bookkeeper for many years.

She is survived by daughters, Linda, of Rye Brook, New York, and Laurie (Edward) Geiger-Abel of McFarland; sons, David, of Verona, and Robert, of Madison; daughter-in-law, Donna Geiger; grandchildren, Marianne (Kevin) Smith, Amanda (John) Bromley, Karen and Amy Geiger; five great-grandchildren, Robert Evans, Devin and Hunter Smith, Jerry and Elizabeth Bromley; her godchildren, Gary Switzky and Kathleen Coleman; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; stepfather, Herman Drives; husband, Marvin; son, Gerald; sister, Arlene (Steele) Switzky; and brother, Buckley Steele.

Elaine had a wonderful sense of humor and was loved by many.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at SALEM UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 501 Mark Drive, Verona, with the Rev. Dr. Mark Yurs presiding. Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens. A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Monday, November 24, 2014, at RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 220 Enterprise Drive, Verona, and also from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church on Tuesday.

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