John Summers

Obituary of John W. Summers

John Wesley Summers, age 79 of Perry, died on January 8, 2019 at his home.  He was born on July 29, 1939 in Wallback, WV to the late Emery and Ruble (Hershman) Summers.

John retired from Avery Dennison and had previously worked at TRW and Rayon. He enjoyed hunting, building homes, and working on his son's farm.

Survivors are his children, Roger (Marcia) Summers of Scottown, Kathy (Tom) Williams of Madison, and John (Christa) Summers, II of Perry; 5 grandchildren; 5 great grandchild; and 2 great great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Rebecca; brothers, Herald, Vernon, Emory, Andrew; and sisters, Peggy Ferrebee, Zelma Ferrebee, Etta Murphy, Merle Davis, Mary Fitzwater.

Visitation will be Friday, January 11, 2019 from 2-4PM at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Ave., Painesville, Ohio 44077. A graveside service will be held on Monday, January 14, 2019 at 10:00AM at Perry Cemetery, Perry, Ohio.

Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Jude Childrens Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 / www.stjude.org or to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44110-9915.

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