John David Wathen Resident of Concord, CA Born in Ridgeway IL., he served in the Air force from 1951-1960. He retired from the Operating Engineer after 30 years. He was a kind and loving man who was passionate about his family and having a conversation with everyone he met. He is survived by his wife, 4 children, two sisters, 11 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at St. Paul's 1924 Trinity Ave. Walnut Creek.