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“Uncle Johnny and Bobbie introduced me to sports like baseball and badminton, soccer when I was a little girl that played with his niece Anne. I...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Joanne Zumpano - Copley, OH

“MR. Menesian was a principled, decent man who changed my life when he advised my parents to move to Hudson! When my Dad passed away, he was at a...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Deidra Baker - Scotland

“I lived next door to John for about 15 years. I just adored him. He was always SO encouraging and helpful. I think my love of gardening was...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Joann Quatraro - Stow, OH

“John Menesian was an awesome p.e.teacher and friend.Such a great role model for all of his students.He taught us not only physical skills , but also...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I had Mr. Menesian as a gym teacher for 6 years at Seiberling school and he always taught how to do the right things in life.He was and is a great...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Jim, Kathy and family.Paul and I send our most heartfelt sympathy at this time. May your precious memories help your hearts in the healing process...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Coni and Paul Cunningham - OH

“Mr. Menesian was a great teacher. My siblings and I all enjoyed him at Seiberling. Years later when we would see him, he would remember all of our...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Candy Morrison - Norton, OH

“Mr. Menesian was my gym teacher and track coach at Seiberling. My sister and I represented Seiberling in city track meet at UA and took first place...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Sandy Bulick McKeever - Akron, OH

“Mr. Menesian was my gym teacher at Seiberling in the 60's and was head of the patrol boys as well. Used to see him at Goodyear Jr. from time to time....Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Paul Snavely - Tucson, AZ

“May the God of peace give comfort, support and bless the family during this difficult time of grief. Please accept my sincere condolences. Rom.15:33 ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: TJ

“Mr Menesian encouraged my father to get his four girls to a smaller school system. Seiberling was fantastic, but honestly we were all afraid of...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle Mudurian - Monterey, CA

“Knew John all thru Akron U.......worked with him on the squad at Goodyear and played baseball with him on the Akron team for3three years.........A...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Bob Nemer - Stow, OH

“I remember John growing up as his brother Dan was my best friend. I remember his good sense of humor. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Ron Karam - Fullerton, CA

“We appreciate you trusting us with the care of your loved one at this difficult time. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: The Staff of Donovan Funeral Home - OH

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John was born on October 8, 1928 and passed away on Monday, September 11, 2017.

John was a resident of Ohio at the time of passing.

He graduated from Akron North High School and received his Bachelor Degrees from the University of Akron and Kent State University and his Masters Degree from Kent State University.

John was a World War II veteran serving in the Army of Occupation in Italy.

Funeral Service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Goodyear Heights Presbyterian Church, 1430 Goodyear Blvd., Akron with Rev. Reford Nash officiating. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. prior to the service at the church on Saturday. Interment will be at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation at the Goodyear Heights Presbyterian Church from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on September 16, 2017. September 16, 2017 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Goodyear Heights Presbyterian Church 1430 Goodyear Blvd. Akron, OH 44305 September 16, 2017 1:00 PM Goodyear Heights Presbyterian Church 1430 Goodyear Blvd. Akron, OH 44305 Visitation at the Goodyear Heights Presbyterian Church from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on September 16, 2017.