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John Shurtleff Stevens
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1917
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1986
Sonoma
Sonoma County
California, USA

Youngest of two sons of Henry Cushing Stevens and Helen Emily Shurtleff Stevens. Sixth great grandson of William Shurtleff and Susannah Lothrop.

Husband of Laura Rose LeClear, married on April 9, 1948 in Carmel, California, and father of three daughters.

John was an Electronics Engineer at KPIX for thirty years, Chief Engineer for Educational Television at UCSF from 1965 to retirement in 1980 when he was finally able to move from the city to Sonoma where he became "Farmer John." John could fix almost anything and loved peanut butter toast for breakfast. He sold all his chickens so he could spend more time on his Commodore computer - how the PC would have thrilled him. Daddy died in an accident on his tractor on his beloved ranch, Stony Acres, Sonoma, CA, doing what he loved the most. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Cushing Stevens (1879 - 1975)
  Helen Emily Shurtleff Stevens (1881 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Rose LeClear (1921 - 2015)*
 
 Sibling:
  Clarence Thomas Stevens (1905 - 1978)*
  John Shurtleff Stevens (1917 - 1986)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Grove Cemetery
Nevada City
Nevada County
California, USA
Plot: Old Odd Fellows Section, there are no plot numbers
 
Maintained by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Originally Created by: Kellybee
Record added: Oct 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16191100
John Shurtleff Stevens
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 
John Shurtleff Stevens
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 
John Shurtleff Stevens
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 
 
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Happy Birthday, Daddy. Miss you, every day.
- Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 Added: Dec. 27, 2016
Miss you more than you know, Daddy
- Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 Added: Mar. 10, 2009
I love you, Daddy
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 Added: Oct. 28, 2007
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