Stuart J. Geiger, 59, of Cavalier, ND, passed away Saturday, January 21, 2023, at Lake of the Woods in Warroad, MN while fishing with friends. Visitation will be held Friday, January 27, 2023, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. service at the Cavalier Evangelical Free Church in Cavalier.
Stuart was born June 2, 1963, to Wilfred and Catherine (Carik) Geiger at the Pembina County Memorial Hospital in Cavalier. He attended Cavalier Public School graduating in 1981. He worked various jobs before joining his friend Malcolm Greenwood in laying carpet and linoleum. Upon Malcolms passing, Stuart continued the business with help from Cole. He was a hard worker, helping anyone who asked. He loved to go fishing with Chad Thorlakson. He also loved watching sports and spending lots of time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his brothers: Jeff (Lois) Geiger, Bemidji, MN, and Roger Geiger, Sparks, NV; nephew Brandon Geiger, St. Paul, MN; nieces: Katie (Justin) Hallin and family, East Grand Forks, MN, and Erin (Andy) Nakkala and family, Moorhead, MN, and numerous cousins.
Stuart is also survived by and was blessed by four very special young men he called his own: McCody Myhre, Corey (Christina) Strauss, Colby Strauss, and Cole Strauss; three grandchildren he adored: Samara, Asher, and Luka, and his special friend, Chad Thorlakson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, numerous aunts and uncles, and his special companion of 20 years, Cheryl Wherley.
A special thank you to everyone who was a part of his life. As with all unexpected deaths, he will definitely be missed by many people. Special thank you to Pastor Bill Crosby and the Cavalier Evangelical Free Church.