May 27, 1923 – February 23, 2013
John passed away peacefully with family by his side. Survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Blanche (Bea); daughter, Barbara (George); son, Rand (Sharon); sister-in-law, Edna Larson; nephew, Vern; neices, Dorcas & Lori; also 3 grandchildren, Mac (Amy), Dan (Kristina) & Courtney, as well as 6 great grandchildren. Special thanks to NRGH, Pallative Care Unit and the wonderful caregivers from VIHA. No service by request. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to NRGH Foundation.