Dee Ann Geno, age 53, of Marengo, passed away Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at her home. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 P.M. Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo. A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Mount Horeb Cemetery in Sturgeon, Missouri. A memorial fund has been established. Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo is assisting the family with arrangements.
Dee is survived by her husband Lee Geno; her children, JoDee Ann Stidham, Justin Wayne Stidham, Shawn Simpson, Susie Demberton, Stephanie Marie Geno, and Kristin Leigh Geno; her grandchildren, Brylee May Stidham, Khloee Owen, and Pyper Stidham. Also surviving are her mother, Wilma Simpson; and her sisters, Diana Abel, and Dena Reed.
She was preceded in death by her father, Dewane Simpson, a brother Darrell Simpson, and a niece Deva.
Dee Ann Simpson was born January 29, 1963 in Carrollton, Missouri, the daughter of Dewane and Wilma Smith Simpson. She graduated from Hallsville High School in 1981. Dee was a stay at home mom who loved to fish, and in earlier years was an avid horseback rider. She and Lee T. Geno were married on July 9, 2004 in Cedar Rapids. They resided in rural Marengo. She was a loving grandmother who looked forward to caring for the grandchildren, and doing all the grandma type activities with them. She also enjoyed spending time with her family and her friends.