John was born on May 27, 1938 and passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2018. John was a resident of Sugar Grove, Pennsylvania at the time of passing. John served in the United States Army and was a member of the Sugar Grove AMVETS and the Sugar Grove American Legion. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Hessel Valley Lutheran Church, 166 Hessel Valley Rd., Chandlers Valley, PA, with the Rev. Nancy Schwanke, pastor, officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Disabled Veterans National Foundation by logging on at dvnf.org or by mailing to 4601 Forbes Blvd., Suite #130, Lanham, MD 20706.