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Lisa Ann Geist

August 12, 1958 — January 19, 2019

Ipswich/Sandy, UT – Lisa Ann Geist, 60, of Sandy, UT died Saturday January 19, 2019 at the Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, UT following a short illness.
Born in Ipswich, MA on August 12, 1958, she was the daughter of Frank W. and Rita (Troccoli) Geist.  She was raised in Ipswich, MA and graduated from Ipswich High School, a member of the class of 1976. Lisa attended the nursing program at North Shore Community College, became an RN, and then earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from the University of Massachusetts. Upon graduation, Lisa worked for Beverly Hospital as a Registered Nurse. With a passion for skiing Lisa moved to the Salt Lake City area to pursue a career in nursing. In Utah, Lisa worked as an RN at Alta and Snowbird ski resorts, then as Snowbird Clinic Manager, while working in the emergency department at Cottonwood Hospital then Intermountain Medical Center during summers. Most recently, Lisa worked at the PACU at Alta View Surgical Center.  Lisa was employed with Intermountain Healthcare for almost 30 years.
Lisa was an avid downhill skier, cross country skier, and all-around outdoors person. She loved taking her beloved dog Max for walks among the trails of Round Valley near Park City. She also enjoyed knitting, and gardening. Indeed, gardening was Lisa’s summertime passion, and she had an amazing green thumb for all manner of fruits and vegetables. Overall, Lisa loved entertaining her friends throughout the year.  She made the trek to MA often to visit her beloved parents.
Lisa is survived by her father, Frank W. Geist of Ipswich, MA, and her brother Mark W. Geist, and his wife Darla of Santa Barbara, CA. She is preceded in death by her mother, Rita F. Geist.
ARRANGEMENTS: A Celebration of Life will be held at Our Lady of The Snows Church, 10189 E Hwy 210, Alta, Utah at 4:00 PM, Wednesday, February 13, 2019. Friends and family are respectfully welcome. Internment was at Cowles Memorial Cemetery. To send a condolence to her family, please visit www.whittier-porter.com. Flowers are welcome, contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society.
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Memorial Service
February 13, 2019 at 4:00 PM
Our Lady of The Snows Church, 10189 E Hwy 210, Alta, Utah
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