PandoraPauline M. Geiger, 83, died at 8:22 a.m. Oct. 10, 2011, at Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton.She was born Dec. 25, 1927, in Detroit to Robert and Hazel Sams Thomas, who preceded her in death. On July 27, 1956, she married Grover Geiger, who survives.Mrs. Geiger was secretary/treasurer of Geiger Transportation, Archbold, and Country Acres, Pandora. She was a member of Grace Mennonite Church, Pandora. She had been a member of the Shawnee Country Club. She grew up in Lima and graduated from Lima South High School. She attended Anderson College, Anderson, Ind.Survivors also include three brothers, Edsel (Bonnie) Thomas, of Ormond Beach, Fla., Ronald (Linda) Thomas, of Fairfax, Va., and Danny (Frances) Thomas, of Ponte Verda Beach, Fla.; and a sister, Janet Herring, of Ponte Verda Beach, Fla.She was preceded in death by a brother, Mark Thomas; and a sister, Anita Dodson.Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Grace Mennonite Church, Pandora. The Rev. Dennis Schmidt will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Pandora.Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton.Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Mennonite Church or the Mennonite Memorial Home.Condolences may be expressed at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.
Pauline M. Geiger