Donald Patterson Geary, 87 of Fairfield Glade, TN, passed away March 3, 2018. He was born May 10, 1930, in Decatur, IN, the son of Frank and Mable Patterson Geary, but lived in Willshire, OH. He worked at Rea Magnet Wire Corp in Ft. Wayne, IN, retiring after 38 years. He was also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving in the Korean War and a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church. He enjoyed sports, golf and reading.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret Joan Geary; children, Deborah Geary of Carson City, NV, Cynthia Geary Washburn and her husband John of Madison, WI, Joni Geary Fry and her husband Rod of Bloomington, IN, Cheri Early and her husband Kevin of Mansfield, OH, Cindy Debock and her husband Chris of Lecento, FL, and Randy Albersmeyer of Ft. Wayne, IN; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by wife, Joan Geary; and son, David Geary.
A memorial service will be announced in May.
Published on March 9, 2018