Rose Marie Geier

Rose Marie Geier

MADISON-Rose Marie Geier, age 70, of Madison, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 7, 2012, at home.

She was born on July 4, 1941, in Bangor, the daughter and “firecracker” of Clayton and Elvira (Schroeder) Hass.

Rose was a CNA, working at various health care facilities, assisting the elderly. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, animals, and spending time with family. Most importantly, Rose loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughter, Glori A. (Rick) Trummer of Madison; five grandchildren, Taylor and Justin Trummer, and Lucas, Meghan and Kayla Geier; sisters, Gloria (Quentin) Hurtz of Boscobel and Lucille (Jake) Kyser of Black River Falls; daughter-in-law, Jan Geier; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her son, Robert D. Geier; her parents, Clayton and Elvira Hass of Bangor; and mother-in-law, Estella Geier.

A Celebration of Life will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 11, 2012, with the Rev. Jerry Amstutz presiding.

Burial will be in Sparta at a later date.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5 p.m. until the time of service on Friday.