John William Kneedler 50, of Gardner passed away Dec. 14, 2010 at Villa St. Francis, Olathe.
John was born in Gardner on Dec. 29, 1959 to Irvin C and Nellie D Winters Kneedler. He was a life-long Gardner resident who graduated from Gardner Edgerton High School. He was a retired grocery worker at Country Mart and Price Chopper in Gardner, a job he held for many years. John enjoyed dressing up and going out to eat. He liked visiting with his special community friends. John was a member and usher at First Presbyterian Church. John will be dearly missed by his family and many, many friends.
John was preceded in death by his mother, Nellie and brother, Eddie. He is survived by his father, Irvin, Gardner, KS and sisters: Pam Franchett and husband, Bud, Spring Hill, KS and Patty Rodriguez and husband, Paul, Kansas City, MO.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 am Sat., Dec. 18, 2010 at First Presbyterian Church, 138 E Shawnee, Gardner, KS. Burial follows at Gardner Cemetery. Visitation at 10:00 am at the church before the service. Memorial contributions may be sent to Grace Hospice or First Presbyterian Church. Condolences may be sent to www.brucefuneralhome.com.