“I will always respect the man they call JOHN Q. HAMMONS. I wish i had the opportunity to have known him. He was in my prayers for years. He blessed us with a beautiful baseball field, performing arts, left his mark on Soringfield. I lived in Springfield all my life. Had to move few years back but love my memories of Spfd and I am a city girl.
“Our deepest sympathy to the family of Martha Moskal.
from John & Mary Ann Minnec
“Thank you Mr. Hammons! Rest in Peace our friend!
“John, All of us at University Plaza miss you very much, it was a pleasure to serve you and to talk to you and to be your friend while we had you there with us. All our Love
“I pray that heavens sweetest angels had delivered you to the Lord Himself, and that you are settled in, a Mansion of a Hotel, and that the Lord sees fit to name one of the golden roads after you.
Bless you, and rest in Peace.
“To the dear family and friends of John Q. Hammons. It is very hard when a loved one dies, but please take comfort in knowing that as we turn to Almighty God in prayer he is always here to really help us. (Isaiah41:10)
“Rest in Peace Mr Hammons, I enjoyed working with your IHG hotelteams while I worked with you and fine hotels.