Age 65, of Lansing, passed away August 25, 2012. He was born November 24, 1946, in Lansing, to the late Harland and Frances Kline.
John worked for Waverly Schools for 30 years. He was a member of Circus Model Builders and the Lansing Seventh-day Adventist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Juliann; children, Tammy (Jay) Hoyland, Tracy (Josh) Heusinkveld and Bethany (Marc) Sleight; nine grandchildren; and sisters, Bette (Jack) Armour and Lorie Schrauben.
The funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 30, 2012, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday and one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lansing Seventh-day Adventist Church or the American Heart Association.