Sonja Diane Geiger (January 8, 1943 – July 17, 2010)

Sonja Diane Geiger, 67 of Zanesville , OH died 3:30 PM Sunday, July 18, 2010 at her residence following a short illness.

She was born Friday, January 08, 1943 in Zanesville the daughter of Ed E. and Betty J.(Downey) Hale.

She was employed most of her life in the nursing field and heath care. She was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. She enjoyed spending time with her children and anyone that knew her would refer to her as “Detective Diane” whose side job was spying on those she felt needed to be on the right tract.

She was survived by 5 children, Mandy (David) Dady of Zanesville, Brian Hale of Canton, Trina (Robert) Rupe of Zanesville, twins Shannon (Chad) Keiffer of Zanesville and Shane (Kacy) Stotts of Zanesville; Grandchildren Jimmy and Dusty Dady, Stacia and Brian Hale, Bryson Durst, Brodie and Shanta Geiger, Devin Osborn, Dezra Keiffer, Blake, Clayton and Austen Stotts and 7 great grandchildren. A brother Roger (Carol) Hale of Indiapolis IND and a sister Sue (Frank) Bash of Avondale, her best friends Barb Snyder and Cleta Stickdorn both of Zanesville
Preceded in death in addition to her parents was a sister Joyce Robinson.

Friends may call from 5 to 7pm with funeral services to immediate follow on Wednesday July 21st at the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave.
Burial will conclude at a later date in the Duncan Falls Cemetery, Duncan Falls OH .

Arrangements are being handled by the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave. Zanesville Ohio. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit