Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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Francis A. Geib Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund

Established 1990

This fund, which was created upon receipt of a bequest in 1990 from the estate of Francis A. Geib, was established as an endowment in 2010.

Francis Geib (1916-1989) was born in Aurora.  His parents were German immigrants who settled in the Aurora/Naperville area.

He was a graduate of Fox Valley Catholic High School (which later combined with Jasper Academy of Jasper, Indiana to become Marmion Academy).

A World War II veteran, Mr. Geib worked at the Brennan Coal Company his entire working career.  He later purchased the company and also Aucutt’s Building Materials.

He was a life member of the Aurora Turners Club and served on the Illinois Fuel Merchants Board.

Mr. Geib and his wife Betty Arleen Anderson had four children.

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