- Local Guide
David D. Geer, 55, Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, June 8, 2011, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
He was born Jan. 20, 1956, in Brookville, a son of the late David E. and Betty J. (Smith) Geer.
July 18, 1987, in Punxsutawney, he married Leona M. â€śSueâ€ť Courson, who survives.
Mr. Geer was employed by Humphrey Charcoal in Brookville and was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles Aerie No. 983 in Brookville.
In addition to his wife, surviving relatives include a son, Kristopher M. Geer of Massachusetts; four daughters, Jennifer L. (Geer) Rebuck and husband Josh of Brookville, Rebecca L. Hunter of Punxsutawney, Betty M. Cleveland of Tropic, Utah, and Ronda M. Hunter of Mayport; a sister, Betty A. Rozyle of Houtzdale; two step-brothers, David M. Skidmore and wife Jill, and Keith E. Kirbaugh, both of Punxsutawney; and 10 grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 10, 2011, at the Furlong Funeral Home, Summerville.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 11, 2011, at the funeral home.
Interment will be in the Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery, Beaver Township.
The family suggests that donations be made to the Furlong Funeral Home, P.O. Box 361, Summerville, Pa. 15864, to help defray funeral expenses.