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STANSBERRY, John 1917 - 2013


Posted By: Joey Stark
Date: 1/22/2013 at 22:19:22

"The Fairfield Ledger"
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Page 8


John STANSBERRY, 95, of Fairfield, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Sunnybrook Living Care Center.

Arrangements are pending at Behner Funeral Home.


"The Fairfield Ledger"
Friday, January 11, 2013
Page 8


John STANSBERRY, 95, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Sunnybrook Living Care Center in Fairfield.

A funeral will be 10:30 am Tuesday at Behner Funeral Home. Burial with military rites will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery.

Visitation for family and friends will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday with Masonic Rites.

Memorials may be made to VFW and Hospice Compassus. Memorials and cards may be sent to the family, 2377 Osage Avenue, Fairfield 52556.

Mr. STANSBERRY was born Feb. 20, 1917, in Libertyville, the son of James S. and Rhea J. BYERS STANSBERRY. He married Erma Eileen DAUB April 9, 1948, in Des Moines.

Mr. STANSBERRY elisted in the Navy after high school and served on the USS West Virginia when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

After retiring from the Navy in 1955, he returned to the Libertyville area to work at the Atomic Energy Commission in Burlington.

He was part owner in S & R Equipment.

He later worked for Senior Community Service Employment Program under the Department of Labor as project director manager in Cincinnati, Ohio.

He also was self-employed as a licensed realtor.

He and his wife retired to McAllen, Texas, in 1972, where he worked for the Mission Water District as manager until 1975.

He was a 50-year member of the Masons and the American Legion.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Jim STANSBERRY and wife Donna of Pacifica, Calif., John STANSBERRY and spouse Bev of McAllen, Texas; two daughters, Debra RODIBAUGH and spouse Doug of LIttleton, Colo., and Andra ADAM and spouse Dennis of Fairfield; three sisters, Kay BRUMM of Indianola, Thelma ROLAND of Birmingham and Jeannie CHRISTENSON of Chetek, Wis.; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Robert, and one grandson.

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*Transcribed for genealogy purposes; I have no relation to the person(s) mentioned.


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