John Britton, 86,
formerly of Chesterton passed away peacefully Nov. 11, 2017, in Pharr, TX.
He was born Jan.
22, 1931, in Morris City, IL, to John and Mary Britton.
On Oct. 12, 1974 he
married Mary Britton. John and Mary were happily married for 44 years.
John worked at
Bethlehem Steel in the locomotive shop where he was known as “Honest John”
until he retired in 1994.
John is survived by
his wife Mary, Pharr, TX. Children Vicki Britton, Mt. Carmel, IL, Dawn
Griffith, Chesterton, IN, Jon (Sarah) Britton, Westville, IN, Bill (Donna)
Stovic, Louisa, KY, 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, niece
and nephew Jill and Matt Matsel.
John was preceded
in death by his parents and sister Donna Matsel.
Per John’s wishes
there will be no services.