John P. Kimis

John P. Kimis

TUCSON, AZ: John P. Kimis, 78, of Tucson, AZ, formerly of Mansfield, Ohio passed away peacefully on February 5th, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Christine Kimis in May 2006.

John Was born in Greece on August 10, 1935 and had many adventures there before moving to the United States with his family. After moving with his family to Mansfield, Ohio, John got a job at General Motors and had a long successful career there for over 32 years. After retirement, John decided to move to Tucson, AZ in 2007 for warmer climates and to be close to his daughter, Marie.

He is survived by his son, George Kimis; his daughter, Marie Keating; and countless loving family members.

John will be returning to Mansfield, Ohio for burial next to his wife, Christine Kimis.

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Published in the News Journal on Feb. 9, 2014