MUNN, Jr. John
Age 96, of Arcanum, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 6, 2022 following extended illnesses.
A service of witness to the resurrection and a celebration of the eternal life of John D Munn, Jr. will be held Tuesday, March 15th at 10:30AM at Trinity United Methodist Church in Arcanum, Ohio with Pastor Bill Cornett officiating.
John was born March 21, 1925 and his loving savior called him back home on March 6, 2022. Also there to greet him are his first wife, Lois, his parents John Sr. and Leva Munn, his son John D III, his son-in-law, Stephin Shaw, his step- son, David Miles, his sisters Joanna, Gene (Lloyd) Brown, Kathryn (Sam) Knupp, Marianna Krichenbarger (Lowell) Thomas, and brother, Richard.
John graduated from Arcanum High School in 1943 and immediately joined the navy, serving aboard the U.S.S. Colorado during World War II. Upon returning to Arcanum, he was a dairy farmer for many years as working for and retiring from Arcanum Water and Light plant. He was a lifetime member of VFW Post 4161, a lifetime member of Alumni USS Colorado and a lifetime member of the National Holstein Association. After serving in the navy, he learned to fly an airplane and enjoyed doing so for many years.
John’s memory will be cherished by his wife, Nancy; daughter, Linda Shaw; steps- daughter-in-law, Nancy (David)Miles; step-son Shawn (Judy) Miles; step- daughter, Betsy (Dave) Dodds; twelve grandchildren; thirteen great- grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; brother-in-law, Hubert Cromwell; sister-in-law, Yula Jeanne Hillis; numerous nieces & nephews, and other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be Monday, March 14, 2022 from 5 to 7 PM at the Kreitzer Funeral Home, 204 N. Main St. Arcanum, OH 45304. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, 10:30AM at Trinity United Methodist Church, 112 W South St., Arcanum, OH 45304, with a visitation starting at 10am leading into the services.
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