They are the parents of 5 children, Gina (Bob) Geren-Brown, Oklahoma City, OK; John (Colleen) Geren of rural West Unity; Beth (Patrick) Miller of rural Williams County, Ben (Rachel) Geren of rural Bryan; and Mark (Heather) Geren of rural Bryan.
They also have 6 grantchildren, one great grand son and a brand new great grand daughter.
They helped in the lives of over 30 foster children. After Ed retired from over 30 years at Chase Brass, he joined Barb in their home day care, enjoying over 100 little ones.
The family will celebrate in their usual way, setting up the free Geren Ghoul Yard for the month of October.