Geoffrey Plazer
Geoffrey Plazer

Obituary of Geoffrey A. Plazer

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Geoffrey A. Plazer, 83, of New Holland, PA, formerly of Glen Mills, entered eternity on Wednesday morning, January 13, 2021 at Maple Farm Nursing Center in Akron, PA.  Born in Cleveland, OH, he was the son of the late Efflo A. and Dorothy D. Westcott Plazer.  He was the husband of Karla A. Peterson Plazer for 59 years on April 15.


Geoff was an active member of Christian Fellowship Church in New Holland and was a former member of Brandywine Valley Baptist Church.  He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Kent State University.  Prior to retiring in 1991, he had a 30-year career with Sun Oil Company (Sunoco) as a Purchasing Manager for resale commodities.


Geoff was a proud member of the Stuckley-Westcott Association which connects his American heritage to early English settlers.  In addition to gardening and playing golf, he enjoyed collecting coins and antiques.


In addition to his wife, he is survived by two children, Peter W., husband of Terri Plazer, of Downingtown and parents of Jason and Joshua Plazer, and Beth Anne Bringle of Mechanicsville, MD, and mother of Benjamin and Abigail Bringle.  He was also preceded in death by a brother, William A. Plazer.


A tentative memorial service may be announced later.  If desired, contributions may be made in his memory to the benevolent fund of Garden Spot Village, 433 South Kinzer Avenue, New Holland, PA, 17557.  To express a condolence with the family or for additional information, visit

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