Bruce K. Geary Bruce K. Geary

Bruce K. Geary, 75, of Salisbury Twp., passed away Monday, December 10, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Cheryl (Hildebrand) Geary, with whom he shared over 53 years of loving marriage. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Vincent Geary and Laura (Pussini) Geary Wagner and step-son of Russell Wagner. He was a 1961 graduate of Lehighton Area High School. Bruce served in the U.S. Naval Air as an aviation electrician during the Vietnam War. For many years, he worked in tool and die manufacturing for General Electric and later Black and Decker. Bruce was a member of St. Mark’s Evg. Lutheran Church, Allentown as well as a member of the Lehighton American Legion. He will be greatly remembered for playing cards with his grandchildren, loving holiday gatherings with his family and watching the Philadelphia Eagles.

Survivors, wife Cheryl; daughters Robin E., wife of the late John E. Belzner, of Allentown, Tricia, wife of Keith Hnatow, of Bethlehem; five grandchildren, Nathaniel, Brianna, and Megan Belzner, Bradley and Bethany Hnatow. Bruce was predeceased by his brother Ronald Geary and his sisters Nancy Philbin and Pamela Hoats.

A memorial service to celebrate Bruce’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 12th at St. Mark’s Evg. Lutheran Church, 201 E. Juniata St., Allentown.

Contributions can be made in lieu of flowers to the National M.S. Society, C/O Trexler Funeral Home.

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