John G. Likovetz

January 5, 1929April 23, 2013

Age 84 of Miamisburg, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Kingston of Miamisburg. He is survived by his daughter, Donna Simpson; grandchildren, CDR Richard Simpson (Lori), JJ (Nick) Hoffman; 5 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Carl G. and Edward Likovetz; niece, Mary (Wayne) Morris and many other extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 25 years, Faye M. (McGinnis) Likovetz; parents, John Joseph and Mary V. (Arti) Likovetz; grandson, Jeff Simpson; brother, Ernie Likovetz; nephew, Michael Likovetz; son-in-law, Richard Simpson; and sisters-in-law, Leota and Jenny Likovetz. John graduated from Roosevelt High School Class of 1946 and is a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean War. He worked at NCR for 20 years and Dayton Power & Light as a steam engineer until his retirement. John volunteered at Kingston of Miamisburg for over 22 years and has been a long time member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church. Friends and family may visit from 9:00 am-9:30 am on Saturday, April 27 at Gebhart-Schmidt-Parramore Funeral Home, Miamisburg, followed by prayers at 9:30 am, also at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, 6 South Third St., Miamisburg at 10:00 am on Saturday, April 27. Interment following at Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice, in memory of John. Personal condolences may be left for the family by visiting


  • Visitation Saturday, April 27, 2013
  • Catholic Prayer Service Saturday, April 27, 2013
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, April 27, 2013

John G. Likovetz

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Stacy Worley

April 27, 2013

A wonderfully, caring soul who treated me as a daughter and watched me grow up and have my own. Thank you John for keeping an eye out for me while waiting for the bus and inviting me in to play with your poodles! A truly great neighbor to have. :)

April 25, 2013

My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. John was a very special person while Ed his brother was at Outlooke Pointe.

Julia Nimrick LPN
Oakwood, Illinois

Kelli Edgington

April 25, 2013

JJ & Donna,
We are very sorry for your loss. You have gained an angel. We love you!
Kelli & Beth