Beloved husband of the late Kathleen M. Geary (nee Hogan); loving father of John (Julie) Geary Jr., Judy, Greg, and Daniel Geary, Lisa (Corey) Blaylock and Bob (Phyllis) Geary; devoted grandpa of Joseph and Michael Geary, Rachel and Ethan Blaylock, Emily, Will, and Luke Geary, and the late Aaron Geary; dear great-grandfather of Kyler Geary; dear brother of the late Gloria M. Geary, the late William A. Geary, and the late Elizabeth (Frank) Mininni. Dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend to many.
John was a longtime MSHSAA sports official and a HOF member of Greater St. Louis Association of Umpires.
Services: Visitation at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 17 Ann Ave., 63088, Thursday, November 29, from 10:30 a.m. until the funeral Mass at noon. Interment J.B. National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. A KUTIS AFFTON SERVICE.