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John Elery Geiger

April 6, 1946 ~ April 2, 2021 (age 74)


John Elery Geiger  age 74

A life long Oakland County resident that resided in Hazel Park.

He passed away in his home on April 2nd 2021. He was born on April 26, 1946 in Ferndale Michigan.

John Geiger was a United States Army Staff Sergeant that Served  in  the  Vietnam War.

He was predeceased by his daughters  Annamarie  Geiger (1991), and Leiu Owiesny (2016).

He was survived by his wife of 28 years Debra .G. (Speaker) and his children

Tony (Julie) speaker of Fraser,  Jackie (Kenny) Dykema of Lehigh Acres FL.,

Christine Perna of warren,  Cindy (Jon) Hutchison of Dearborn Heights, 

Stephanie (Chris Evans) Geiger of Center Line,  Son in law Mark Owiesny of Roseville.

A Grandfather of 14 grandkids Krystlyn, Devon, Zackary, Hannah,  Miranda,  Kyle, Anthony,

Kenny Jr,  Aden, Logan, Ethan, Evan, Annamarie, Christopher Jr. A great grandfather of 5 great grandkids

Adrianna, Julianna, Mason,  Andrew, and Izabellla.

Visitation Thursday, April 15, from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. with an 8:00 p.m. Funeral Service at Wessels & Wilk Funeral Home, 23690 Woodward Ave., Pleasant Ridge, Michigan.

The funeral home will be livestreaming the service via the zoom app.  When you enter the app or go to, click to join a meeting, enter the meeting ID 906 841 3133, enter the password 29440.


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April 15, 2021

3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Wessels & Wilk Funeral Home
23690 Woodward Avenue,
Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069

Funeral Service
April 15, 2021

8:00 PM
Wessels & Wilk Funeral Home
23690 Woodward Avenue,
Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069

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