John Roe

John Roe

John Roe

John Martin Roe, 86, of Plymouth, Ohio, formerly of Vanceburg, passed away Friday, March 16, 2018, at Marymount Hospital in Garfield Heights, Ohio.

He was born March 4, 1932, in Lewis County, a son of the late Alan Gardener Roe and Edith Liles Roe.

John proudly served his country in the United States Air Force and retired after 15 years of service. He enjoyed his cats, looking at motorcycles, collecting cars and spending time with his family, especially with his grandchildren.

John is survived by two daughters, Linda Velasco of Hudson, Florida, and Rhonda McHenry of Vanceburg; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Alan Roe of Vanceburg; and one sister, Ann Applegate of Vanceburg. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Alice Charlene Keaton Roe; and a daughter, Denise Roe.

A graveside service will be Noon Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Stone Cemetery at Camp Dix with Bro. Tony Corns officiating. Full military rites will be accorded by Monte Lewis Stamm VFW Post 5438.

Globe Family Funeral Chapel in Garrison is caring for all arrangements.