|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1943|
|Death: ||Dec., 2011|
John L. Place, 68, died Sunday at his residence in Manchester Twp. He was the husband of Barbara J. (Ford) Place. The couple celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary Aug. 19.
Born April 3, 1943, in Clarks Summit, he was a son of the late John B. and Hazel L. (Lee) Place. He was employed with Associated Wholesalers Inc., as a diesel mechanic for several years until his retirement. A Coast Guard veteran of the Vietnam War, he also enjoyed hunting, saltwater fishing, boating and repairing car engines.
John is also survived by a son, John C. Place, Alexandria, Va.; three grandchildren, John J. Place, Alexandria, Va.; and Orin and Alex Hagner, Dover; two sisters, Joan Rudisill, South Hampton; and Shirley Rosencrance, Waverly; and nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life service will be at 7 p.m. on Monday at Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory Inc., 1551 Kenneth Road, York, with the Rev. Richard Starr officiating. A viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Monday, at the funeral home. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association , 225 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60601-7633.
Published in Scranton Times on Dec. 24, 2011
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