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Geoffrey Wofford

Granite City |

Geoffrey D. Wofford, 58, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 10:48 p.m. on Sunday, January 24, 2021 at his home. He was born September 11, 1962 in Granite City, a son of the late Robert “Leo” and Mary Ellen (Adams) Wofford.

Geoff was the owner and operator of Air Conditioning Specialist and enjoyed helping people with his HVAC calls. He was a member of the Granite City Elks Lodge #1063 and the Granite City Eagles Aerie #1126. He had also enjoyed his many years as a past member of the Granite City Chapter Order of DeMolay and the Granite City Masonic Lodge #877. He was an avid sports fan and loved the St. Louis Cardinals and enjoyed his baseball travels to Cincinnati to cheer on the Cards. He cherished his daughters and grandchildren and will be remembered for his jovial sense of humor and always wearing a big smile.

He is survived by two daughters, Michelle Browning and boyfriend, Tyler McReynolds of West Frankfort, Illinois and Jackie Wofford and boyfriend, Nik Hadden; four grandchildren, Matthew Browning, Hunter McReynolds, Kameryn Wofford and Westyn Wofford; twin-brother, Gregory and wife, Tamara Wofford of Collinsville; sister, Melia and husband, David Rosenburg of Granite City; nieces and nephews, Dustin and Becki Rosenburg, Deidre and Brian Cave, Kelsey and Ryan Jones, Macey Wofford and Ryan Szymarek; great nieces and great nephews, Payton, Tyler, Lakin, Khaina, Brooklyn, Dren and Bristol; special cousins, Carolyn, David, Phyllis, Larry and Regina; other extended family and many special friends.

In addition to his beloved parents, he was preceded in death by his niece, Desiree Rosenburg.

In celebration of his life, visitation will be at Word of Life Tabernacle, 4870 Maryville Road in Granite City on Friday, January 29, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. until time of funeral service at 7:00 p.m. with Reverend Brian Crippen officiating.

Memorials may be made to Shriner’s Hospital for Children.

Irwin Chapel of Granite City in charge of arrangements. www.irwinchapel.com


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Irwin Chapel Funeral Home

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