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Emily Geninger Strategier

passed away in her sleep in Camp Verde, Ariz., on Aug. 27, 2013, at the age of 92. Emily was born to the late Ambrose and Catherine Gesinger in Selz, N.D., on Aug. 28, 1920, the youngest of 11 children.

Emily and her late husband, Paul Strategier, moved to Big Bear Lake, Calif., where they lived for many years owning and operating the Boulder Bay Market, the Boulder Bay Resort and raising their two sons. They later moved to Fallbrook, Calif., where Emily helped Paul build houses. In 1978, Emily and Paul moved to Dewey, Ariz., where they pursued their passions for golf, travel and bridge.

Emily is survived by her two sons, Don (Judi) Strategier of Big Bear Lake, Calif., Jeff (Nancy) Strategier of Camp Verde, Ariz., five granddaughters and 10 great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at St Germainís 7797 E. Dana, Prescott Valley, Ariz., at 11 a.m. on Sept. 6, 2013.

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"Big Bear Grizzly" Posted: Tuesday, September 3, 2013 5:05 pm | Updated: 5:06 pm, Tue Sep 3, 2013
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