Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home
Paul Geist, 62 of Abilene, Kansas passed away Sunday, January 19, 2014 at Salina Regional Hospital in Salina. He was born June 22, 1951 in Fayetteville, Arkansas the son of Marvin and Marion (Page) Geist.
Paul graduated from Chapman High School in 1969 and went on to receive his Bachelors degree at Emporia State University.
He married Cheril (Janssen) Geist, November 25, 1984 in Solomon. She survives of the home.
He worked as an auctioneer around the Dickinson County area. Paul enjoyed softball and was very involved in coaching the girls softball teams and was on the board of Dickinson County Softball League.
Paul is survived by -
Wife: Cheril Geist of the home
Daughter: Adrian Hettenbach and husband Matt of Solomon, Kansas Parents: Marvin and Marion Geist of Buckeye, Kansas
Funeral Services for Paul will be 1:00 P.M., Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home with Pastor Jack Craig officiating.
Burial will follow at the Bethel Cemetery North of Detroit.
Family will receive friends from 5-7 Tuesday Evening at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be left at www.martinbeckercarlson.com
Memorials may be made out to the Dickinson County Girls Softball League and may be sent in care to Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home, 414 NW Third, St., Abilene, Kansas 67410.