Mrs. Dorothea E. Geist, 86, of Hollidaysburg, RR3, Box 39, died Sept. 14, 1998, at Bon Secours - Holy Family Hospital. She was born March 18, 1912, in Youngstown, Ohio, the daughter of the late William and Bertha (Lodwick) Shade. She married Richard Geist in 1936 in Hollidaysburg. He died Feb. 1, 1983. Survived by three sons and two daughters; two brothers; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Geist was preceded in death by two children, Paul and Nancy, who died as infants. Plank, Stitt and Stevens Funeral Home, Hollidaysburg.