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Dan and I met John when our daughter Danielle got engaged to his son John. He was a very special and funny man and fit right in with our crazy family. His love for his children and grandchildren was very evident. Dan and I were privileged to spend time with him at the birthday parties of our grandchildren, Ava and Liam. He enjoyed sitting back and just watching them open all their gifts, always smiling. We also shared a few

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Posted by: Dan and Becky Zeltner - Lagrange, OH - Family Friend   Jun 22, 2018

John had a great sense of humor and was a good person. He will me missed.

Posted by: Mark Ketchum - Canal Fulton, OH - Family   Jun 16, 2018

My brother, my friend, I will miss you. I thank you for long conversation on any old topic. You always had time to talk and share. One of my fond memories is bringing my sons to Ohio to see snow. You had every type of sled for us to ride down the hills at Metro Park. What a great time for us all! You don't realize what an important leaf you are on our family tree. You have kept me

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Posted by: Donna Ketchum - Holiday, FL - Sister   Jun 15, 2018

So sorry to hear about John's passing he was a kind and generous man and always kept a smile on his face

Posted by: JANET HILKER - RAVENNA, OH   Jun 13, 2018

My Mother-in-Law, Nancy Yerger, lives in the same complex as John did. Whenever I visited, he always made me smile (mostly laugh). He was a very funny man and a very caring man! I will miss seeing him when I visit @Sunnybrook and hold his family in my prayers. The Lord has taken him home and now we have another angel looking over us. God Bless all.

Posted by: Colleen Yerger - KENT, OH - Acquaintance   Jun 13, 2018

I'm lighting a candle to guide you into your next life. Our friendship was too short. You'll be missed daily. Until we meet again. Prayers & Love Cindy

Posted by: Cindy Svoboda - KENT, OH - Friend   Jun 12, 2018

I will miss you - I do misss you

Posted by: Jodi Ketchum - Cuyahoga Falls, OH - Daughter   Jun 12, 2018

We'll miss you big man

Posted by: Nick Hiers ii - Cuy. Falls, OH - Grandchild   Jun 12, 2018

John and Danielle I am so very sorry for your thoughts and prayers are with you and your family...

Posted by: Patti Brubaker - Oberlin, OH - Friend   Jun 12, 2018

We are going to miss you Dad. We will miss your super sense of humor, your love of betting on the ponies and your unwavering love of bacon! You were the the best grandpa and spoiled and loved all of your grandchildren.

Posted by: Jodi Ketchum - Cuyahoga, OH - Daughter   Jun 12, 2018