Patricia A. Geer, 76, was called home to God on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at Hartford Hospital with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late George A. Geer, and forever life partner & best friend of Ronald E. Swanson. "Patty" was born in Meriden on January 14, 1941, she was daughter of the late William and Helen (Hugo) Allen. Patty was a lifelong resident in Meriden and attended Meriden High School. She was devoted to her God and a proud patron at Lighthouse Worship Center, formally known as Family Christian Worship Center. She was known for her love of prayer, gardening and animals. In her early years she worked as a waitress for local restaurants, a long-time associate at Mill & Lee, and as a caregiver to foster children. She would welcome anyone to sit at her kitchen table and enjoy a long chat, and a cup of coffee.
She is survived by her brother, James Allen, of Meriden; her four beautiful children, Diane LaHaye of Meriden, Janet (LaHaye) Uvino and her husband John of Meriden, David Geer and fiance Charlene of Bristol, Joanne Geer and husband Bob of Meriden; her grandchildren Christina Uvino, Stephanie Geer, Samantha DeMauro-Norton and Husband Justin, and Branden Geer; She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and her cat “Mew”; also many individuals whom she considered children and family.
The funeral will be held on Sunday, April 9th at 12:30 from the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden, CT 06450 and at 1 p.m. at the Lighthouse Worship Center, 53 Coe Ave. Meriden, CT 06451 Burial will be private. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. prior to the service. Should friends desire, contributions in her memory may be made to the Lighthouse Worship Center 53 Coe Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451