East Palestine - Paul G. Geiger, III, 62, of West Martin Street, passed away at 9:12 a.m., Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Boardman Campus, after becoming ill at home.
Paul was born October 21, 1951 in Salem, a son of the late Paul G. and Ruth C. Cordier Geiger, Jr., and was a life resident of the community.
Prior to his retirement, he had been employed as a chef with the New Castle Country Club. A U.S. Army veteran, he had served in various states as well as Germany, being discharged as a sergeant.
He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4579, and enjoyed fishing and hunting.
Paul is survived by his wife, the former Anna Batta; a daughter, Ashley (Tom) Buckius, Rogers, and two sons, Paul G. (Anita) Geiger, IV of Lisbon, and Adam (Kelly) Bowyer, East Liverpool. He also leaves two sisters, Mary Ruth Miquelon, East Palestine, and Frances (Larry) Weiss, Bowling Green; and seven grandchildren, Cameron, Javonni, Thomas, Matthew, Keith, as well as two others.
The funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, August 16th at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home, with Rev Christopher Cicero of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, officiating. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the time of service.