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“John, you will be truly missed. Our sincere condolences to your family. Thank you for many years of happy memories of good times our families spent...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: darlene and frans brouwer - FL

“Dear Thelma & Family, We wish we could be there to pay our respects. John was a joy to know. Faith is our comfort as we grieve. May your faith in...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Buck & Brenda Conner - MD

“I learned over the years that parting words are so important. I'm glad that our parting words were, "I love you brother." ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Lyle Vander Kooi - Gold Canyon, AZ

“THELMA, OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AND THE FAMILY. JOHN WAS A SPECIAL PERSON AND WE ALWAYS LOVED THE TIMES YOU ALL VISITED WITH US. OUR...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: WILMA JEAN BELLAMY - BRISTOL, VA

“We sure are going to miss you, John. "Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints." We will see you again, John. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Dan and Nicki Therrian - Muskegon, MI

“The Staff at Kicliter Funeral Home would like to extend our condolences to Johns family and friends. "The Redemption Song" The sorrow and pain...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Gina Parrish - FL


John was born April 21st, 1941 and passed away peacefully with his family by his side on January 18, 2013. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by his loving wife Thelma, his 3 daughters; Lori (Michael) Farmer; Tammie, (Kerry) Langman; Wendy (Greg) Wilson; 3 Stepchildren Michael (Martha) James; Dale (Jennifer) James; Cynthia
(Tim) Monogue; John is survived by his 2 brothers Leo (Carolyn) Vanderkooi; Lyle (Eleanor) Vanderkooi; 1 sister Jerri (John) Hamil; 1 brother-in-law Allen (Linda) Leonard; his grandchildren Amber, Katherine, Caroline Farmer; Justin and Brandie Langman; Garrett Wilson; Shelby; Jessie James, Shannon, and Johnny; Mercedes, Tyler and Aiden; 1 great-grandson Noah and several nieces and nephews. John was preceded in death by 9 brothers and sisters.