Anthony A. “Butch” Geib, 92
Oct. 9, 1923 — Dec. 6, 2015
Anthony A. “Butch” Geib, 92, of Newburg, passed away peacefully Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015. He was born Oct. 9, 1923, to Bernard and Helen (Nee Laufer) Geib. Butch was raised in West Bend and attended Holy Trinity School in Newburg. He was united in marriage to Virginia R. Fay on Nov. 24, 1945, at St. Rose of Lima in Fredonia.
Butch liked to travel with Virginia in their motorhome throughout the United States. He enjoyed going to casinos in Wisconsin and Michigan. Butch also liked to fish. He was formerly employed at Harnischfeger Homes, Port Washington and later Modern Equipment, Port Washington. He had a great love for his dog, Coco.
Butch is survived by his wife of 70 years, Virginia; children, James (Judy) Geib of Cascade, Thomas (Lynne) Geib of Menomonie, Michigan, and Marge Geib (special friend, Jerry Kuhaupt) of West Bend; grandchildren, Lynn (Jared) Weber, Amy (Russ) Warnock, Paul (Beth) Geib, Andrew Geib, Bonnie (fiancé, Ron KIemmel) Aman, Nancy (Brian) Jordan and Steven (Kimberly) Gonnering; great-grandchildren, Courtney, Clayton, Calvin, Zachary, Hunter, Jacob, Annabelle, Anthony, Adam, Blake and Carter; sister-in-law, Anita Geib; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: daughter, Laverne; great-grandson, Justin; siblings, Amanda (Tony) Hoffer, Lester (Stella) Geib, Marcella (Joe) Rychtik, William (Florence) Geib, Margaret (Ruben) Fahney, Leroy (Diane) Geib and Robert Geib; brother-in-law, Vernon Fay; and his wife, Marie.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church (521 Congress St., Newburg) with the Rev. Kevin Kowalske presiding. Visitation will be held at the church from 3:30 p.m. until the time of the Mass. Interment will be at Holy Trinity Cemetery.
Memorials are appreciated to Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Newburg or The Washington County Humane Society (3650 Highway 60, Slinger, WI 53086) The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or online at www.phillipfuneralhome.com.