GEOFFREY KLINGER, of Avon, IN, 54, son of retired Elder J. Philip Klinger, died on May 9, 2021.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 15, at Plainfield United Methodist Church. A Celebration of Life will also be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 16, at DePauw University. A live stream of his services is available at

Geoff is survived by his wife, Gena Miller; daughters, Sage Klinger and Celeste Klinger; grandchild, Beckham McBryde; parents, J. Philip and Nancy White Klinger; brother, Kevin Klinger (Susan); step-daughters, Jessica Miller and Jenna Miller.

Contributions may be made to the Geoffrey D. Klinger Debate Fund at

Online condolences may be shared at the funeral home website