John R. Lefferts
November 30, 1938 ‒ September 26, 2014
John R. Lefferts, 75, of Delaware, Ohio passed away Friday morning September 26, 2014 at Grady Memorial Hospital.
He was born November 30, 1938 in Mount Kisco, New York.
He graduated from Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana in 1960 and then served his country as a member of the United States Army from 1961 – 1963. He worked for the Marine Office of America in New York City retiring after 23 years and later worked for the USF&G Corporation in Baltimore, Maryland before finally retiring in 2002. John enjoyed spending time with his family.
Left to cherish his memory is the love of his life since the 8th grade and his wife of 53 years, Carol (Kinsey); twin daughters Stacy Hott and her husband Ed Harter of Delaware and Leigh (Ryan) Cameron of Delaware; two grandsons Mark (15) and Robby (13). In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Peter Lefferts.
The family will receive friends on Monday September 29th from 4 – 7 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 W. William Street at Valleyside Drive, Delaware. Celebration of Life services will follow at 7:00 pm.
Contributions in John’s memory may be made to Ohio Health Hospice; envelopes available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed to the family and memories may be shared by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com