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Joseph Edward Geyman

June 24, 1970 — August 28, 2021

Joseph Edward Geyman, 51, passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021 in Johnson County.

Joe was born in Centralia on June 24, 1970 to Leroy Edward and Anna Ruth (McNeal) Geyman. He married Monica Ann Montgomery on August 16, 1996 in Marion.  Joe worked as a correctional officer for many years and he was a small business owner.

Survivors include:

Wife-Monica Geyman of Tunnel Hill

Mother-Anna Cavitt of Marion

Daughter-Alyssa and Garrett Patterson of Goreville

Son-Peyton Geyman of Tunnel Hill

Son-Landon Geyman of Tunnel Hill

Daughter-Reece Geyman of Tunnel Hill

Brother-Greg Geyman of Marion

Sister-LeeAnne and James Maze of Goreville

Sister-Cheri and David Blumenstock of Marion

Brother-Perry and Dawne Montgomery of Charlottesville, VA

Sister-Melinda and Brent Gresham of Rockwall, TX

Father-in-law and Mother-in-law-Gordon and Shirley Montgomery of Goreville

Grandmother-Betty Montgomery of Marion

Several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews

He was preceded in death by his father; his step father, Bobby Joe Cavitt, who raised him; and a set of twins who passed away at birth.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 3, 2021 at 5pm at the Agri-Life Product Building/370 Route 37/Goreville.  Pastor Jason Forby and Rev. Gordon Montgomery will officiate.  Visitation will be on Friday from 2pm until the time of service at the Agri-Life Product Building. 

Memorials may be made to the family for the children’s scholarship fund.

Due to health concerns related to the COVID-19 virus, and the executive order by the Governor of Illinois, those attending the visitation and the funeral service are asked to follow social distancing guidelines and wear a face mask.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Starts at 5:00 pm (Central time)

Agri-Life Product Building

370 IL-37, Goreville, IL 62939

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