Joiva May Brodbeck, 84, of Monroe, passed away on Friday, October 29, 2021, at Adams Woodcrest in Decatur. She was born in Dixon, Ohio, on May 25, 1937, the daughter of the late Russell and Margrett (Handel) Geesey. On September 20, 1958, she married Gordon W. Brodbeck and he preceded her in death on August 7, 1998.
She worked as a lifelong homemaker. She loved others well and adored her grandchildren.
Joiva is survived by her two sons, Randy (Gloria) Brodbeck of Monroe and Craig Brodbeck of Decatur; a brother, Mick (Jane) Geesey of Van Wert, OH; a sister-in-law, Gwen Geesey of Fort Wayne; 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Jim Hyitt and Don Geesey.
Visitation will be from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 also at the Funeral Home. Burial will immediately follow in Ray Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Monroe Volunteer Fire Department.
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