Obituary from Judy Pon 1996
Prilla A. Holman, second daughter of Isaac and Johanna Holman was born Sept.
17, 1857 and grew to womanhood at Avon, Ill. Died at her home near Leonard N.
Dak, on May 8, 1932, at the age of 74 yrs. 7 mo 21 days. She lived for a time
with her Grandparents in Kansas.
She was married to Sam Geyer on Feb. 27, 1879 at Bluemound, Kansas where they lived for several years, then moving to Iowa for about nine years. In March 1907 came to North Dakota where she has since resided.
To this union were born ten children, three girls and seven boys. One girl Johanna, and two boys, Walter and Joe have gone before. Mrs. Belle Manley of Woodbine, Iowa, Mrs. Christina Rhodes of Agusta, Kansas, Roy of Derby, Iowa, George of Sheldon, N. Dak, Arthur and Isaac of Leonard and Lester of Minneapolis, also a grandson, Leonard, raised from infancy all of whom were present.
Besides these children she leaves her aged husband, four sisters and one brother. Mrs. Adeline Cunningham of Fort Dodge, Iowa who was here for the funeral and Mrs. Belle Henman of St. Joe, Missouri, Mrs. Emma Housh Murry, Iowa, Mrs. Rena Bouman of Illinois, and Andrew Holman of Okla. Thirty grandchildren and Seven great grandchildren, and a host of friends.
Funeral services were held in Leonard on Wednesday. Rev. James Anderson of Sheldon conducting the services. Interment was made in the Leonard cemetery