James H. Geary
Date of Birth:  July 18, 1919
Date of Death:  April 21, 2015
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Sunday, April 26, 2015   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Monday, April 27, 2015   9:00 AM
Burial
  • Crownsville Veterans Cemetery  
  • 1122 Sunrise Beach Road, Crownsville, MD 21032     View Map
  • Monday, April 27, 2015   Immediately following the funeral services
Details:
  • James H. Geary, 95, a 48 year resident of Pasadena and formerly of Severn died on April 21, 2015 at Marley Neck Health and Rehabilitation.

    He was born in Point Marion, PA on July 18, 1919 to the late George W. and Lilian Geary.

    Mr. Geary served honorably in the US Navy.  He worked at Ft. Meade as the Maintenance Foreman for heavy equipment for 40 years, retiring in 1984.

    He was a member of Our Lady of the Chesapeake and the Knights of Columbus Council 10881.  Mr. Geary enjoyed delivering bread to provide food for the homeless, reading the newspaper, fishing, cooking, and fixing things.  He was also President of the Lake Shore Athletics Association in the late 1970’s.

    In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Clarabelle S. Geary, his daughter Mary Jane Dusold, and three brothers.

    Mr. Geary is survived by his daughter Carol Pfiefer of Pasadena, his brother Bob Geary of PA, his sisters Loretta Yankoski of PA, Eleanor Burke of OH, and Janice Francis of PA, 3 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and 5 great-great grandchildren.

    Friends may call on Sunday from 3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A. where funeral services will be held on Monday at 9:00 AM.  Interment Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville.  Memorial contributions may be made to NEON 304 5th Ave SE, Glen Burnie, Maryland 21061