John C. Mohn, 87, of Jonestown, passed away on Thursday, December 22, 2022, at his home. He was the husband of Elvena M. Zechman Mohn. On December 3rd, they celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary.
Born in Jonestown on June 28, 1935, he was the son of the late John O. and Sallie V. Walmer Mohn.
John had worked as a miner for Bethlehem Steel at Grace Mines in Morgantown. He was a member of Zion’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Jonestown. He was also a member of the Kittatinny Hunting and Fishing Club and served as an officer for over 50 years. He enjoyed woodworking, hunting, and fishing, and he was a Cleveland Browns fan. He also served in the U.S. Army.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters Melanie J. Beck of Lebanon, Jodi L. wife of Blaine LaBoy of Jonestown, and Kelly J. wife of Kevin Neff of Jonestown; son John C. Mohn, Jr., of Cornwall; brother Paul Mohn of Lebanon; sister Gloria Bender of Lebanon; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 27, 2022, at the Kreamer & Lum Funeral Home & Crematory, Jonestown. A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.