John was born on August 23, 1934 and passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017.
John was a resident of Carlton, Minnesota at the time of his passing.
Attended Duluth Cathedral High School and UMD participating in basketball and baseball.
He was married to Gloria.
Will never be another quite like our Papa. Johnâs family is very grateful to New Perspectives and Inter-Faith Care Center for the loving care they provided for our special man. Celebration of Life for this kind gentle loving soul will be held Friday February 17 2017 at Nelson Funeral Care in Cloquet. rosary service will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by a visitation at 6:00 p.m. with a remembrance service at 7:00 p.m. See the online guest book at www.nelsonfuneralcare.net.