Myra Geer, 61, of Ottawa, Kansas, passed away Friday, May 1, 2020, at Brookside Retirement Community, Overbrook, Kansas.
Private family services will be at a later date, after restrictions are lifted. Memorial contributions may be made to Myra Geer Memorial Fund and sent in c/o Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 14, Ottawa, KS 66067. Condolences to the family may be sent through www.lamb-roberts.com
She was born Jan. 29, 1959, in Great Bend, Kansas, the daughter of Don Geer and Joan (Ekord) Geer. Myra grew up in Ottawa graduating from Ottawa High School with the class of 1977. Myra moved to California in 1980 and returned to Ottawa in 2008. From 2009 to 2018, Myra was employed at Brookside Retirement Community, Overbrook, Kansas, working her way up to Dietary Manager. She loved her job and the people she worked with.
Myra was an avid reader. She also enjoyed television shows that interested her. She loved planting flowers and keeping them up over the summer months. She enjoyed her weekly trips out to eat with Chris and spending each evening together. She also enjoyed her visits to see her daughter or when her daughter came to visit. Those memories will last forever.
Myra is survived by her mother, Joan Geer, Overbrook, Kansas; companion, Chris Perry, Ottawa, Kansas; daughter, Katrina LeVold, San Diego, California; grandson, Julian Smerdon, San Diego, California; brother, Ed Geer, Ottawa Kansas; two sisters, Betty Franklin, Ottawa Kansas; Vicki Flores, Gladstone, Missouri, and many uncles, aunts and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her father, Don Geer, and a brother, Rick Geer.