John W. Geving, 43
John William Geving, age 43, from New Richmond, passed away on March 27, 2009 in an automobile accident.
He was born on Dec. 30, 1965 in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
John was a 1984 graduate of New Richmond High School. He recently graduated from Brown College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.
He was preceded in death by his infant nephew, Tyler John Geving.
John is survived by his loving wife, Toni (Decknadel) Geving; daughter, Brooke Geving; parents, John "Jack" Geving and Ann Vanderhyden-Geving-Lindstrom; step-mother, Cheryl "Shari" Geving; siblings Jeff (Karla), Julie (Todd) Bloom, Jill (Tom) Steel, Dan (Renee) Geving and his nieces and nephews, Ryan, Alyx, Megan, Michael, Allie; in-laws, Louise Decknadel, Toni's three brothers, two sisters and her nieces and nephews. He is further survived by his special friends and extended family, Bill Miller, Mike "Gruntlet" Grunlien, Tim Johnson, Carl Ziller, Tony Zimmerman and Joel Branjord.
John was an avid outdoorsman and loved to go hunting musky.
A celebration of John's life will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 4, 2009 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in New Richmond, Wis. A gathering will be held one and a half hours prior to the service at the church. A luncheon will follow at Immaculate Conception.
Arrangements by Cullen Crea Funeral Home, New Richmond, 715-246-2667.