Truitt, John G.
Nov. 18, 1927 - Mar. 6, 2013
John G. Truitt, 85, of Sarasota, FL, formerly of Columbus, OH, died on Mar. 6, 2013. Private services will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements by: Toale Brothers Funeral Homes.
John is survived by his wife of 60 years, Nancy and son, Malcolm Riddell.
He was born in Rockville, IN and moved to Sarasota in 1957. He was a graduate of Purdue University
and a member of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity. A veteran of WWII
, he served in the army
of occupation in Japan.
He was owner of Progress Sales Corporation until his retirement, and was past president of the Sarasota Manatee Manufacturers Association. He was a master mason of Phoenix Lodge and a member of the Egypt Temple.
Memorial donations may be made to TideWell Hospice.