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Mildred A. Geis, 80

Mildred A. Geis, 80 of Keuterville passed away Thursday, July 8, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Lewiston surrounded by her family.

Mildred was born October12, 1940 at Cottonwood, Idaho the daughter of Lawrence and Alice Rieman Forsman. She attended Cottonwood schools before marrying George Geis on August 23, 1956 at Keuterville. They lived in Orofino for a short time before moving back to Keuterville where she has lived since. Mildred was a stay at home mom raising their 11 children. George passed away in 2012.

Mildred was a member of the Holy Cross Parish in Keuterville and the Christian Mothers.
She enjoyed gardening, sewing, raising chickens and her cats. She also enjoyed spending time with her children and their families especially during the holidays.

She is survived by her sons; Donnie of Cottonwood, Luke (Gina) of Keuterville, Jesse (Lynette Miller) of Keuterville, Mark (Marina) of Keuterville, Kevin (Trina) of Keuterville, Kenny (Chrissy Johnson) of Keuterville and Gary (Carrie) of Lewiston, her daughters; Judy (Nick Arnzen) of Keuterville, Sharon (Jeff) Blackmer of Grangeville, Jeanne (Dale) Stubbers of Winona and Sally (Jason) Brown of Moscow. She is also survived by 26 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. In addition to her husband, two infant children, her parents, 2 brothers, 3 grand children and 1 great grandchild died earlier.

A rosary will be held on Thursday, July 15 at 9:30 am at Holy Cross Parish in Keuterville followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am. Burial will follow at the Keuterville Cemetery. Please join the family after the graveside service at the Keuterville hall.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm at the Blackmer Funeral Home, Grangeville.

Family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Parish, Keuterville.
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Condolences to the family of Mildred A. Geis, 80

  • Randy and Vicki Shears says:

    Our prayers are with all of Mildred’s family. Our sincere sympathy.

  • Margaret Gentry and family says:

    Our sincere condolences to all of Mildred’s family. We are sorry we cannot be at the funeral, but our thoughts and prayers will be with you during this difficult time.

  • Sharon Probst Lamar says:

    Heartfelt sympathies to Mildred’s family. I stopped to visit Mildred after visiting my great-grandparents Herman and Gertrude Forsman’s gravesite at Holy Cross Cemetery. I was happy to meet my Idaho cousin. Mildred was most gracious and kind.

  • Jerry Richardson says:

    I never really had the chance to visit with Mildred formally, but I feel like I did through her children. Having taught most of them, I found out great she was. She left behind a wonderful legacy. My thoughts and Prayers are with you. God Bless

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