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John William Geurin

August 27, 1966 ~ June 1, 2021 (age 54)


John William Geurin, 54, of Kokomo, Indiana, formerly of Mt. Carmel, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2021, in Kokomo, Indiana. 


John was born August 27, 1966, at Mt. Carmel, Illinois, the son of William and Peggy (Brown) Geurin.  He was baptized at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.  John graduated from Mt. Carmel High School in 1985 and received an associate degree from Wabash Valley College.


He worked for Huston Electric in the field of telecommunication.  John loved a variety of outdoor activities.  Hunting, fishing, kayaking, and boating were among his favorites.  John was a happy, caring person that enjoyed life.


Left to cherish John’s memory are his parents, Bill and Peggy Geurin of Mt. Carmel, Illinois; a brother, Mike Geurin of Mt. Carmel, Illinois; aunts, Ann Marie Rolando of Carlinville, Illinois, Theresa (Jim) Duncan of Gillespie, Illinois and Diane Geurin of Illinois; cousins, Brian Geurin, Michelle Geurin Hahn, Jimmy Rolando and Julie Rolando Foster.


John is preceded in death by his grandparents; uncles, Ron Geurin and James Rolando.


A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, June 5, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 125 W. 5th Street, Mt. Carmel, Illinois.  Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Carmel, Illinois.


Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School.  Envelopes will be available at the church or Short-Cunningham Funeral Home.


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Funeral Mass
June 5, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Mary Catholic Church

June 5, 2021

St. Mary s Catholic Cemetery


St. Mary's Catholic School
417 Chestnut Street, Mt. Carmel IL 62863

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