Richard McCallum Geib
Richard McCallum Geib, 71, a resident of Cape Coral, FL for the past nine years, formerly of Grapevine, TX passed away Thursday, March 31, 2016 in Cape Coral. He was born February 13, 1945 in Washington, D.C. to Robert and Louise Geib, Jr., now deceased.
A proud Vietnam Veteran, Richard served in the Army with the 3rd Battalion, 22nd Infantry and was awarded the Bronze Star, the Air Medal, and the Combat Infantry Badge for his service. He was a member of the 22nd Infantry Regiment Society.
Richard was an avid boater and an officer with the Southwest Florida Yacht Club as well as a past Flotilla Commander in the Coast Guard Auxiliary. He also enjoyed studying genealogy and was a member of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants and Sons of the American Revolution.
Richard was a graduate of Bridgewater College and the former owner and CEO of Tripmaster Corporation in Arlington, TX before retiring to Cape Coral. He was a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Ft. Myers, FL.
He is survived by two brothers, Robert C. Geib of Denver, CO and John B. Geib (Rose) of Reston, VA; as well as four nieces and nephews, Courtney, Jillian, Philip and Brian.
Private family services will be held.
Memorial Contributions in memory of Richard McCallum Geib are suggested to Invest in America’s Veterans Foundation, 4820 Leonard Street, Cape Coral, FL 33904.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.