COLUMBUS — Geoffrey N. “Jeff” Banning died Aug. 17, 2013, in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Seattle, Wash., on Sept. 5, 1958. After graduating from Mount Vernon High School in 1976 as a National Merit Scholar, he attended Harvard University and Ohio State University.
He is survived by his son, Michael Thomas Banning of Atlanta, Ga,; his former wife, Eileen Banning of Columbus; his parents, Cyrus and Margaret Banning of Granville; and his sister, Julia Mary Banning of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
No funeral services are planned. Cremation by Cook & Son—Pallay Funeral Home, Columbus. Online guestbook at www.cookandsonpallay.com.
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