Shamokin – Jeffery A. Geist, 61, 216 E. Cameron Street, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2019 suddenly, in his home.
Born in Shamokin, on August 18, 1957 he was the son of Ronald William and Dolores (Farland) Geist. He was a 1975 graduate of Lincoln Area High School. Jeffery was in the United States Air Force from 1973 – 1980, he was stationed on Ellsworth Air Force Base in Rapid City South Dakota. He worked for 15 years at Penn Field Gas as a pipe fitter, and then went on to Anthracite Textile mills for 14 years.
Jeffery is survived by his mother, Dolores Geist of Shamokin; a son, Clinton Geist and his significant other, Karrie Ann; three granddaughters, Alexa, Allie, and Sophie; one grandson, Jordyn; two brothers, Ronald Geist Jr., and John Geist of Shamokin; an uncle, Randy Geist and his wife, Cathy; a step-son, Lawrence Beaver, and a step-daughter, Jessica Thomas. He was preceded in death by his father, Ronald Geist; his companion, Tina Beaver, and a sister, Sally Beck.
Jeffery A. Geist, 61, of 216 E. Cameron Street, Shamokin – Celebrations of life will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being cared for by Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W. Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell. To send condolences to the family please visit www.farrowfh.com