Dorothea Dean Geiger

Dorothea Dean Geiger

March 21, 1920 - June 13, 2013

Dorothea Dean Geiger

March 21, 1920 - June 13, 2013


Dorothea “Dorothy” Dinkle Geiger, age 93, of Nashville, TN passed away June 13, 2013 at NHC Place Cool Springs, Franklin, TN. Born March 21, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Kathryn Dinkle. Dorothea enjoyed life to the fullest. She especially enjoyed spending time outdoors, watching wildlife, birds, squirrels, and fishing for the “big one”. She was a member of National Wildlife Federation. Dorothea is survived by her daughter, Susan G. Snuggs Lewis of Panama City Beach, FL and son, Stephen A. Geiger Joyce of Princeton, KY; three grandchildren Cyndi Snuggs Nashville, Chris Snuggs West Point, NY, and Josh Geiger Princeton, KY; and three great grandchildren Nikki Thorpe, Samantha Thorpe and Jessica Snuggs. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Kathryn and loving husband, Charles A. Geiger, Jr.
Burial services will be private. Online condolences can be left on Dorothea’s memorial tribute at In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the National Wildlife Federation or by mail at National Wildlife Federation P.O. Box 1583, Merrifield, VA 22116-1583. A special thank you to NHC Place Cool Springs and Caris for their loving care and support. Also thank you to the Cremation Society of TN for lovingly assisting the family.

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2 responses to Dorothea Dean Geiger

  1. I loved the times I got to spent with her. She was one foxey Lady. She will be missed.

  2. Susan West says:

    So sorry for your loss, Cyndi. I know you made many sweet memories that you will cherish for a lifetime. I love you and am praying for your family.

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