John F. Geedy Sr.

January 3, 1940 ~ March 8, 2020 (age 80)


John F. Geedy Sr., 80, of McClure, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020, at his home.

Born Jan. 3, 1940, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Henry and Helen L. (Gardner) Geedy.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: siblings, Frances” Snookie” and Henry “Buck.”

He is survived by: his wife, Kay F. Geedy, whom he married June 7, 1958; children, John F. Geedy Jr. and wife, Stacey, of McClure, Randy S. Geedy and wife, Rhonda, of McClure, Marlin R. Geedy, of Lewistown, Jo Ann K. Geedy and wife, Rachel, of Lewistown; grandchildren, Timbra Lynn, Amanda Jo, Dais, Jonathan Matthew, Ashley, Holly, and Cole; seven great-grandchildren and two on the way; sister, Helen Anabelle Bickel, of McClure.

John attended Chief Logan High School.

He attended Burnham Church of Nazarene.

John worked for Empire Kosher as a truck driver and retired after 40 years of service.

He liked shooting his bow, playing golf and mowing his own lawn as well as his neighbors’. He enjoyed the flight of hummingbirds. He loved spending time with his family especially his grandchildren.

A receiving of friends will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown.

Memorial contributions in John’s name may be made to: American Cancer Society, 1375 Martin St., Suite 206, State College, PA 16803.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John F. Geedy Sr., please visit our floral store.


Receiving of Friends
March 11, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn
200 N. Main St.
Lewistown, PA 17044


American Cancer Society
1375 Martin Street, Suite 206, State College PA 16803

© 2020 Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS