Sarah Elizabeth Geiger, 39, was born in Lincoln, Nebraska on September 24, 1979 and died in Altoona, Iowa on September 3, 2019.

Sarah is survived by her husband, John; daughter, Molly; parents, Tom and Joann (Patak) Maly; siblings, Chris (Sara Ann) Maly, Rebecca (Chris) Schimming and John (Signe Newman) Maly; nieces and nephews, Max, Maddie, Devon, Shelton, K.J., Cole, Norah, Sadie, Maren, Abel and Harriet; parents-in-law, Dan (Austina) Geiger and Denise Geiger (David Blue); other loving relatives, in-laws and many special friends.
She was preceded in death by her rescue dog, Angel.

Sarah loved Howard Stern, Diet Coke and her Marlboro Lights.

Visitation will be held on Friday, September 6, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. at Ss John and Paul Catholic Church, 1401 1st Ave. South, Altoona, Iowa, with a Wake Service to begin at 8 pm. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday September 7, 2019 at the church, with visitation one hour prior. Cremation has occurred and there is no burial planned at this time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the Animal Rescue League of Iowa at in loving memory of Sarah.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Service Details

Friday, September 6, 2019
Ss John and Paul Catholic Church
1401 1st Ave South
Altoona, Iowa
Saturday, September 7, 2019
10:30 am
Ss John and Paul Catholic Church
1401 1st Ave South
Altoona, Iowa
Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens
121 NW 60th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
(515) 289-2442

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