Robert Christian Geiser
Robert Christian Geiser, 89, of Middletown, VA and formerly of Philipsburg, PA died on March 29, 2020 at the Winchester Medical Center in Winchester, VA.
Born on September 28, 1930 in Saint Louis, Missouri, he was the son of the late Chris Geiser and Susanna K. (Koren) Haugan. He married Louise (Paganucci) Geiser on June 28, 1952 in Mildred, PA: she preceded him in death on September 23, 1975.
He was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Osceola Mills, PA.
Robert was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War, a member of the VFW Post 5020 in Osceola Mills, PA and the B.P.O.E Elks Lodge in Philipsburg, PA. He had worked at the Veterans Administration at the Main Printing Depot in Northern VA and was also a graphic artist for Yoas Printing in Williamsport, PA. He studied graphic arts and lithography at Williamsport Tech.
His twenty two year career in litho work with the Veterans Admin Printing Depot was highly commended, and he was elected as a consultant to Occupational Therapists in VA hospitals throughout the country. An outdoor enthusiast his entire life he enjoyed decades of hunting in PA, boating and fishing with family on the Chesapeake, and in his retirement operating a small farm and creating a haven for migratory birds. First and foremost he was a devoted family man who, with his beloved wife, reared a family in a loving faith-based atmosphere.
He is survived by: three daughters, Paula Bonomo & her husband Frank of Baltimore, MD, Amy G. Borgerding & her husband David of Bel Air, MD and Roseanne Brown & her husband Michael of Stewartstown, PA; three sons, Robert T. Geiser of Middletown, VA, William B. Geiser & his wife Karen of Middletown, VA and Stephan Geiser & his wife Maria of Stafford, VA; nine grandchildren, Luke & his wife Angela, Mathew & his wife Joanna, Joshua, Gina, Laura, Haley & her husband Luke, Abby, Christina and Rebecca; and two great-grandsons, Anthony and Joseph.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Osceola Mills, PA at a date to be published.
There will be no viewing.
Burial will be at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Osceola Mills, PA
A Grave Side Service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC in Osceola Mills, PA is in charge of the arrangements.
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