Joseph Geary, age 64 of Leitchfield passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville. He was born October 19, 1948 on Ohio County, KY the son of Charles & Martha Bates Geary.
He is survived by his wife, Katherine Lighthall Geary of Leitchfield, two sons, Justin Geary of Millerstown & Maximus Geary of Leitchfield, one sister, Marcella Garcia of Texas, two brothers, Daniel Geary of Alabama & John Paul Geary of Rhineyville, and four grandchildren, Madison Geary, Maximus Geary, Jesse Higdon, & Bradley Elswick.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by one grandchild, Rachel Geary, and three brothers, Henry Crowe, Charles Geary, & Frank Geary.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, July 11, 2013 at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Chapel in Leitchfield. Burial will be in the Mahurin Cemetery in Short Creek. Visitation will be held after 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday and from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made in the form of donations to help with the funeral expenses.