2012-06-14 / Obituaries

Kenneth L. Geesaman Jr. Shippensburg, 46

Kenneth L. “Tiger” Geesaman Jr., 46, of Shippensburg, died Thursday, May 31, 2012, in the Chambersburg Hospital emergency room.

Born August 13, 1965, in Chambersburg, Franklin County, he was a son of Kenneth L. Sr. and Nina Joan Berkstresser Geesaman of Shippensburg.

He was the president of McCune Lumber Co. in Shippensburg.

He was a member of King Street United Brethren Church and their MANNA Sunday School class, Chambersburg. He was vice president of Shippensburg Midget Football League, coach of the Rangers Little League baseball team, past president of Shippensburg Chamber of Commerce, vice president of RAMM Distribution Co., a member of the Hub City Club, Oscar M. Hykes American Legion Post #223 and Durff-Kuhn VFW Post #6168.

He was a 1983 graduate of Shippensburg Area Senior High School and recently received an award for the beautification of Shippensburg’s Business District for the design of the Sentinel building.

He was an avid Colts and Red Sox fan and enjoyed golfing and most of all his family.

In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife, Andrea J. Geesaman; two sons: Zachary Unitas and Bennett Parker Geesaman; one daughter, Rachael Ana Geesaman, all at home; two sisters: Cindy L. Varner and her husband, John, and Sandi J. Fleming and her husband, Andy, all of Shippensburg; one niece, Amanda Varner of Orange, Calif.; one nephew, Sean Varner of Arlington, Va.; mother-in-law Trudy Gerhart and her husband, Charles “ Bud,” of Chambersburg; and fatherin law, Joseph Valentine and his wife, Paula Hunter, of Francestown, N.H.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at 2 p.m., in King Street United Brethren Church, Chambersburg. Rev. Dr. John H. Beukema officiated. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.

Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home Inc., Shippensburg, was in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shippensburg Midget Football, c/o Treasurer Ralph Thompson, PO Box 94, Shippensburg, PA 17257 or Shippensburg Little League, c/o Josh, PO Box 461, Shippensburg, PA 17257. Online condolences may be expressed at www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com

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