June 7, 1940 – January 5, 2019
After experiencing many years of failing health, John passed away peacefully with his wife Mary Ellen at his side on January 5, 2019. He is survived by his children, Barb Herman, Jo-Anne Lorentz (Jim), Karen Baniak (Jonathan), Jason Jackson (Lisa), Michael Herman, Keith Jackson (Jill), Kevin Jackson, 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, his siblings, many nieces and nephews and loads of friends. John was considered by all who met him as a friendly, kind and good man. On his death bed he could think of no one he didn’t like or who didn’t like him.
A Celebration of his Life was held at the Ma-Me-O Hall on Saturday, January 12, 2019.
Memorials are gratefully accepted to the Wetaskiwin Health Foundation or a charity of your choice.
Baker Funeral Chapel