John J. Fairbairn
John J. Fairbairn, 55, of Point Place, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born on June 30, 1962 to Robert and Agnes (Kiefer) Fairbairn.
John earned an Associate's degree and worked as a mechanical engineer for Applied Technologies for 17 years. John "The Skipper" was one of the founding members of the Lunging Bear Lodge. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Erie, Michigan. He coached youth soccer, baseball, softball, basketball, and football. He enjoyed everything Point Place had to offer. He was very gifted artistically but favored drawing in pencil.
Those who remain to cherish John's memory are his wife of 26 years, Maureen (Kern) Fairbairn; daughter, Josie (Jarrod) Snoderly; son, Jacob (Emilee Brenneman) Fairbairn; grandchildren, Maximus, Drake, and Everlee; siblings, Sr. Katherine Ann Fairbairn L.S.P., Jeanne (Terry) Sherman, George (Marianne) Fairbairn, Rebecca Homer, and Constance (Chuck) Newell; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Ed Fairbairn; brothers-in-law, Jeffery Kern and Kevin Homer; and nephew, Leif Kern.
Visitation will be held on Monday, August 7, 2017 from 2 until 8pm with a Rosary service at 7:30 pm and Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 10am o 12 pm at the David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611. Funeral services will begin on Tuesday at 12pm at the funeral home with Pastor Richard Powell II officiating.
Memorial contributions may be considered to Little Sisters of the Poor, 930 S Wynn Rd, Oregon, OH 43616.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.com.
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