On January 3rd, John passed away after a lengthy illness. He fought with great strength and determination for many years. He always kept a smile on his face and brought joy and humor to everyone around him. He enjoyed car shows and shared his passion for classic cars with his family and friends.
In addition to his wife and best friend Cathy, he leaves his son, Matt, his siblings, Lee and her husband Don Derosier, Vera and her husband Pete Johnson, Teena and her husband William Shoemaker, Greg and his wife Nicole Talley, his twin brother, James “Jimmy” and his wife Meda Talley, several nieces, nephews, relatives and close friends.
Services in celebration of John’s life will be held in the Spring, date to be determined.
In lieu of flowers, John may be remembered with contributions to the American Kidney Fund.