August 8, 1931 – November 1, 2013
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An avid bicyclist, triathalon athlete, loving father and husband. Resident of Placerville for 54 years. He was born in San Francisco, attended Catholic schools and served in the US Navy during the Korean War. He worked in machine design at Aerojet and Wemco division of Envirotech in Sacramento. John and Janis were seen by many enjoying the beautiful El Dorado County countryside on their bicycles during his 24 years of spirited retirement. Survived by his wife Janis and sons Michael and Christopher. A remembrance will be held at his home in Placerville at 2pm on Sunday December 15th. Please call Janis at 530-903-4576 for more information.