Agatha Geiger

MORTON - Agatha Ann Geiger, 80, of Morton passed away at 11:28 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

She was born April 30, 1933, in Queens, N.Y., to Luigi and Josephine (Connetti) Mattiello. She married Richard Anthony Geiger.

Surviving are one son, Richard A. (Stephanie) Geiger of Morton; three grandchildren, Emma, Ricky and Rachel; one sister, Phyllis Salpietro of Queens, N.Y.; and two brothers, John (Ann) Mattiello of Queens, N.Y., and Anthony (Nancy) Mattiello of Westerville, Ohio.

Agatha worked as a clerk at Merrill Lynch in New York, N.Y., for 20 years, retiring in 1999.

She enjoyed being with her son's family and grandchildren.

Cremation will be accorded. No services or visitation will be held.

Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the Tazewell Animal Protective Society, 100 Taps Lane, Pekin, IL 61554.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center
140 S. Detroit Ave Morton, IL 61550
(309) 263-7426

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Apr. 22, 2014