John G Sheets Obituary

John G Sheets

<p>John G. Sheets, age 62, of Columbia City, IN, passed away at 7:57 am on Saturday September 5, 2020 at Parkview Randallia Hospital, Fort Wayne.&nbsp; Born on November 11, 1957 in Whitley County, he was the son of Eldon &ldquo;Bud&rdquo; and Betty (Herron) Sheets.</p> <p>A lifetime Whitley County resident, John attended Columbia City High School and graduated with the Class of 1976.&nbsp; He was a member of St. Matthew&rsquo;s United Methodist Church and Etna United Methodist Church.&nbsp; On September 5, 1987 he married Karen S. Nichols in Etna.&nbsp; John worked as a welder at Tennaco for 33 years.</p> <p>Survivors include his wife Karen Sheets of Columbia City; daughter Tiffany Owen of Kendallville; step-son Troy (Molly) Goldner of Columbia City; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; sister Gloria (Dave) Didion of Garrett; brothers &nbsp;Dewey (Annie) Sheets and Jerry (Ann) Sheets , both of Columbia City, and Harold (Blanche) Sheets of Fort Wayne.</p> <p>He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Bud Sheets.</p> <p>A gathering of family and friends will be from 2-4 &amp; 6-8 pm on Wednesday September 9, 2020 at DeMoney-Grimes Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City. With the current Executive Order, face masks are required for attendance.</p> <p>Funeral services for John will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the funeral home.&nbsp; Burial will follow in St. Matthew&#39;s Cemetery. With limited seating, the funeral service may also be watched live on Facebook through <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DeMoney-Grimes-Live-112045800519432"><span style="font-size:14px;"><em><strong>DeMoney Grimes Live</strong></em></span></a>. Memorial donations may be given in memory of John to his final expenses. &nbsp;Visit www.demoneygrimes.com &nbsp;to send John&#39;s family online condolences.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
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John G. Sheets, age 62, of Columbia City, IN, passed away at 7:57 am on Saturday September 5, 2020 at Parkview Randallia Hospital, Fort Wayne.  Born on November 11, 1957 in Whitley County, he was the son of Eldon “Bud” and Betty (Herron) Sheets.

A lifetime Whitley County resident, John attended Columbia City High School and graduated with the Class of 1976.  He was a member of St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church and Etna United Methodist Church. ...

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Sep
09
Visitation
Wednesday, September 09 2020
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
DeMoney-Grimes Funeral Home
600 Countryside Dr.
Columbia City, IN 46725
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Sep
09
Visitation
Wednesday, September 09 2020
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
DeMoney-Grimes Funeral Home
600 Countryside Dr.
Columbia City, IN 46725
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10
Funeral Service
Thursday, September 10 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
DeMoney-Grimes Funeral Home
600 Countryside Dr.
Columbia City, IN 46725
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