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Raymond Pattison Geinzer

  • On October 12, 2020

Raymond Pattison Geinzer, age 88 of Castle Shannon, passed away after complications of COVID-19 on Sunday, October 11, 2020.

Born on January 29, 1932, he was the son of the late Grace and Gerard Geinzer.

Beloved husband of Phyllis MacVicar Geinzer; loving father of Brad (Rebecca) Geinzer and Doug Geinzer; grandfather of Zachary Geinzer and Alexa Geinzer; brother of the late Don Geinzer and Jack Geinzer; also survived by nieces and nephews.

Ray had an engineering degree from Carnegie Tech.  He retired from St. Francis Hospital where he was an industrial engineer.  He is a veteran of the US Army, Korean Conflict. Ray played duplicate bridge in the Pittsburgh area with Phyllis starting in the early 1980s.  Over those 40 years, he earned Ruby Life Master status.

A graveside service with military honors will be held on Friday, October 23, 2020 at 2 pm in The Veteran’s Section of Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Mary Lou D'Altorio
  • Oct 14 2020
I met Ray and Phyllis many years ago when I entered the bridge world. Over the years we shared conversations and smiles in that world. You will be missed, Ray.
Vondalee Miller
  • Oct 17 2020
God Bless. I’ve known Rays wife Phyllis since 5th grade. She and Ray loved playing Bridge Prayers to Phyllis and family. Love Vondalee Gosselin Miller
Aan and Dolores Lefcort
  • Oct 18 2020
Phyllis .... Dee and I want to express our deepest sympathy to you and your family. We love seeing you and Ray so often at the bridge table. He was a special part of Pittsburgh bridge. Let the happy memories you shared together be the strength you need to get thru this difficult time. Alan and Dolores Lefcort