Mulligan, John H., III Passed away on June 11, 2013 at the Age of 62, due to Mesothelioma. John was a 1969 graduate of Cretin High School. He was an alumnus of the University of Minnesota (B.A. Anthropology, 1975; and B.S. Food Science and Technology, 1990). John was a longtime employee of Coca-Cola and retired in 2003. Preceded in death by father, John Mulligan Jr.; brother, Kevin; favorite dogs, Kelly & Max. Survived by loving wife of 37 years, Julie; son, Jake; daughter-in-law, Ying Li; mother, Susan; brother, Terrence (Donna); many relatives & friends; special dogs, Petra & Buddy. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 AM Saturday, June 15, 2013 at The Church of St. John Neumann, 4030 Pilot Knob Rd. @ Deerwood Dr., Eagan with a Visitation 1-hr. prior to the Mass at church. John was a great believer in the sciences; and his eyes will be used for research in accordance with his wishes to be an organ donor. J.S. Klecatsky & Sons Funeral Home 651-454-9488
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