FREDERICKTOWN — John E. Geiger Jr., 52, of Fredericktown, died Monday morning, Jan. 24, 2011, at his residence surrounded by his family.
He was born July 12, 1958, in Columbus to the late John E. and Mary (Fisher) Geiger Sr. He was a retired yardman for 3C Lumber and had lived in the Fredericktown area for 15 years coming from Columbus.
John enjoyed fishing at Buckeye Lake for catfish and strippers, cooking potato soup, dumplings, peanut butter pie.
He is survived by sons, Edgar (Brooke) of Fredericktown, John (Angel) III of Centerburg, Rickie (Amber) of Anderson Ind.; daughter, Anna (Clinton) Van Dyke of Fredericktown; 11 grandchildren; brothers, Bruce (Marty) Geiger of Columbus, James Geiger of Centerburg; sister, Renee (Tom) Cummings of Mount Vernon.
Private services for the family will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.