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John Patrick Villar

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“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Such a loss, John Villar was an amazing man and colleague, always quick with a smile and a story. He had a gift for getting everyone excited about...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Emily King - FL

“John created memories for everyone he met. He made positive things happen. I will miss him. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Mike Foley - Dubai, TX

“Does anyone else remember a time when a group of us went crust cruising around Fawn Pass, John had never really tried it so in he was! I don't think...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Shawn Dunnagan - Boise, ID

“John, I will always remember the sunny days of our youth in Ishpeming and the UP. I am so glad we had the chance to reminisce with you when you...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Eric and Joan Rundman Hancock, MI

“Kristi and I had dinner with John about a month ago and we spent the evening absorbing his great enthusiasm. I was inspired when we left that night....Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Matthew Lavin - Bozeman, MT

John was born on May 5, 1961 and passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

John was a resident of Bozeman, Michigan at the time of passing.

He graduated from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering in 1985.

John was married to Grethe.

A celebration of Life will be held Saturday October 15 in Bozeman at the Weaver Room of the Emerson from 1:30 to 3:30. A second celebration will take place in Ishpeming MI at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Bridger Ski Foundation in Bozeman MT in John's name.