A Memorial Service for John Junior Pommer will be held Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 2823 Willis Ave., Perry, IA. John died from heart failure on Monday.
As one of Jehovah's Witnesses, his greatest joy was teaching the Bible in the volunteer ministry. He loved organizing meals for other volunteers at Kingdom Hall Quick Builds. He retired from Firestone in 1985.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth, daughter, Pam Fantauzzi, and sons, Jim, John, and Brian, twelve grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Paula Fairchild, one granddaughter, two sisters, and five brothers.
Published in Des Moines Register on June 27, 2013