William Marlin Geiger ’79

William Marlin Geiger ’79 passed away July 15 at his home in Gainesville, Ga. Marlin was born in Decatur, Ga., on Sept. 14, 1957, the son of Becky and Leonard Geiger ’54. A multi-talented artist, Marlin was a painter and actor, a true scholar all of his life. He earned his undergraduate degree in English from Davidson, and then earned a master of arts in theology from Episcopal Divinity School (Cambridge, Mass.). He earned a degree in theology and the arts from the Graduate Theological Union (Berkeley, Calif.) and a master’s in fine arts from the University of Georgia. Survivors include his wife, Catherine Brooks Geiger, P.O. Box 586, Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571-0586; daughter, Caitlin; son, Christopher; parents, Dr. Becky Geiger and Dr. Leonard Geiger ’54; brother and sister-in-law, Len and Christina Geiger and their daughter, Ava; sister and brother-in-law, Beth Geiger-Bolstad ’85 and Arlen Geiger and their children, Joanna, Emma, and Thomas; and brother, Ralph Geiger.