John E. Styer, 100, of Mexico Road, Milton, passed away peacefully Thursday, November 18, 2021 at his home.
Born June 19, 1921 in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Jacob and Elizabeth (Weaver) Styer. He and his wife, Helen I. (Hagenbuch) Styer celebrated 68 years of marriage until her death on September 23, 2010.
He had worked at Beavertown Cast Stone and Turbotville Precast and was involved with several large concrete jobs including at the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City and the Smithsonian Institute in Washington DC. He had also worked with farm zoning through the Dept. of Agriculture, and was a former Liberty Township Supervisor.
He cherished times spent with family and friends and earlier in life he enjoyed hunting with his father.
He was a member of Oak Grove Lutheran Church, rural Danville, where he had taught Sunday school and served on the church council.
Surviving are a son and two daughters: James L. Styer and his wife Mary of Turbotville; Paulla Kostelnick and Nancy Carl and her husband Harry, all of Milton and a very large, loving number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death besides his wife was a son, Robert Styer and a sister, Mary Hallowell.
Friends are invited to a visitation from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at Oak Grove Lutheran Church, 130 Hagenbuch Loop Road, Danville, where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM with the Rev. Gretchen Johanson, his pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Lutheran Church Cemetery.
In keeping with the family's wishes, masks will be required at the church.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home and Cremation Svc, PC, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville. To share a memory or condolence with the family, please visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com
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