October 23, 1910 – April 14, 2013
John was born on October 23, 1910; he passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2013. He grew up in Gary, Indiana, graduated high school and attended Purdue University.
He was employed as a fire brick mason in the Gary Steel Mills.
John and Betty moved to Fresno in 1945. He worked as a stone and brick mason until retirement. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
John's wife Betty precedes him in death. They enjoyed 64 years of marriage.
He leaves behind many nieces, nephews, and loving friends.
Visistation will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Spirit Catholic Church on Thursday, April 18, 2013, at 11:00 a.m.
Remembrances may be a made to Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 355 E. Champlain Dr., Fresno, Ca. 93720.
- Visitation Wednesday, April 17, 2013
- Recitation of the Rosary Wednesday, April 17, 2013
- Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, April 18, 2013
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September 20, 2013
I miss you too Uncle John. You were a very special man. Love Theresa
April 18, 2013
John was a wonderful man and great friend. It was my privelage to give him many haircuts at Fairwinds Retirement Community. I looked forward to hearing his wisdom about life and had lots of laughs with him. I'll surely miss you John. R.I.P.
Stephens & Bean Chapel
April 17, 2013
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.