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Marion Afton (Geiger) Child 

July 21, 1918 ~ September 30, 2018

On Sunday, September 30, our incredible mother and grandmother Marion Afton (Geiger) Child gracefully passed away with so many members of her family at her side in the Pioneer Nursing Home.

Marion was born on July 21, 1918, to Julian Emmett Geiger and Elizabeth Jean (Moyes) Geiger in their home in Ogden, Utah. She was a healthy and happy little person and a blessing to everyone’s lives even 100 years ago. As a young baby she later contracted what was called the “1918 Flu” and it was extremely hard on her but as always she endured and lived a very dignified and honorable life. Grandma was the oldest of three children. As a young girl, she rode roller skates, loved ballroom dancing, and . . .