Mr. Richard T. Geiselman, age 68, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2011 with family and friends by his side. He was born January 17, 1943 in Mansfield, Ohio to George and Helen Besch Geiselman.
Mr. Geiselman was a resident of Mossy Head, Florida for the past 16 years and was Protestant by faith. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force for more than 22 years before retiring at the rank of Master Sergeant, having earned numerous awards and decorations. He continued to serve his country as a Federal Employee until 2006. He was a devoted, gracious, and caring Husband, Father and Grandfather.
Mr. Geiselman is preceded in death by his father and mother.
Mr. Geiselman is survived by his wife of 46 years, Karen L. Geiselman, two sons, Darrell C. Geiselman and wife Candance and Stephen R. Geiselman and wife Cheryl, two sisters, Judith L. Lamp and husband John and Linda L. Hazel. He is also survived by seven grandchildren; Kristyn, Shane, McKenna, Blane, Emma, Jack and Heidi.
A time of visitation will be held 4:00~5:00 PM, Wednesday, May 4 , 2011 at Clary-Glenn Funeral Home; 230 Park Avenue, DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32435.
Funeral services will be held 5:00 PM, Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at Clary-Glenn Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Joel Glenn officiating, with full military honors.
Burial will be held 11:45 AM, Thursday, May 5, 2011 at Barrancas National Cemetery; Naval Air Station 1 Cemetery Road, Pensacola, Florida 32508.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Emma Geiselman Fund Account # 2043661830 at the Wells Fargo Bank 2211 W. Williams Avenue; Fallon, Nevada 89406 http://www.childwithleukemia.org.