In his early years Geoffrey attended Leavengreave Primary School in Shawforth, before moving up to Whitworth High School, before becoming a self employed builder.
Geoffrey enjoyed listening to music, cars and motorbikes, gardening and also travelling.
A dearly loved husband of Katrina, a loving father to Bianca, Georgina and Thomas, a dear step-father to William, Sindy, David and James, a treasured grandad a dear brother and a beloved son of the late Eric and Madeline.
Geoffrey will be very sadly missed by all his family and friends.
His funeral service will take place at 3.00pm on Thursday 6th December at Accrington Crematorium.
Family flowers only please, but donations are welcome in memory of Geoffrey for the East Lancashire Hospice, c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136-8 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. BB5 3DR. Tel: 01254 390542.