GEYER, Ella Mae

Age 89, of Wilmington, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, afternoon, November 17, 2020, at the Wilmington Nursing and Rehab Center in


She was born April 2, 1931, in Cincinnati, Ohio, daughter of the late Ernest Voltaire and

Sarah Ethel (Davis) Bostic.

Ella worked as a Meat Cutter for many different grocery stores in our area and was the first female meat cutter

allowed in the union. She was a foster mother to dozens of children in need in the Butler County, Ohio area.

Surviving are her sons, Mark Anthony (Linda) Zimov of Wilmington, OH, and Richard (Yayoko) Doliber of Uba, CA;

six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Ella was preceded in death by her loving husband, Louis F. Geyer, and brothers, Ernest, Bill, and Charles Bostic, and Curt and Jerry Burkhardt.

Funeral Services to celebrate Ella's life will be 10:30 AM, Saturday, June 26, 2021, at the Crown Hill Memorial Gardens, 11825 Pippin Road, Cincinnati, beside her beloved husband. The Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Contributions in Ella's memory to help needy children may be made to the Smile Train, 633 Third Avenue, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10017. To sign the online guest book, go to

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Funeral Home Information

Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home

97 W Locust St

Wilmington, OH