Gertrude Jean Geiges, age 89, passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at the Atria Senior Living in Tinton Falls. Born in Newark, NJ and raised in Hillside, NJ, Gertrude lived in Brielle most of her childhood and adult life before moving to the Spring Lake area where she resided for over 30 years.
Miss Geiges worked for many years at Monmouth University as the Director of Nursing Activities. Before her retirement, Gertrude worked for the Lakewood School Systems.
Gertrude was a devout parishioner of St. Catharine RC Church in Spring Lake.
She is predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Josephine Geiges; and her brothers, Nicholas, John and Joseph Geiges.
Surviving are her nieces, Janice Geiges-Edson, Evelyn Jambor, Joann Wright, Holly Geiges; her nephews, John Geiges, Jr., Todd Geiges, Chris Geiges; and her sister-in-laws, Doris Geiges, Marge Geiges, Gloria Geiges-Braun.
A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Catharine's Cemetery, Sea Girt.