Doris Geyer

Staff Writer
Morton Times-News

Doris A. Geyer, 88, of Morton, died at 4:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 19, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.

Born Sept. 16, 1921, in Peoria to Patrick and Emelie (LaPlante) Mooney, she married James Baldwin Aug. 16, 1939, in Burlington, Iowa. He died in 1983. She later married Harry Geyer Nov. 12, 1988, in Joliet. He died in 2007.

Also preceding her in death was one brother, Fay F. Mooney.

Surviving are her stepson, Charles (Barbara) Geyer of Chicago; two granddaughters; and four nephews.

She was a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Morton and its Altar & Rosary Society.

Services were Tuesday at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Morton. The Rev. Mark DeSutter officiated. Visitation was Tuesday at the church. Burial was in Olio Township Cemetery in Eureka.

Ludwig Mortuary in Morton was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, West Central Area Offices, 4234 N. Knoxville Ave., Peoria, IL 61614.

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