John Greten

John Lee Greten

NEWARK: John Lee Greten, 62, of Newark passed away on Tuesday January 29, 2013 at the Ohio State Medical Center. He was born on December 3, 1950 in Columbus to the late William Herbert and Vivian "Elise" (Bishop) Greten.

John worked for Lancaster Hardware and Integrity Supply in Columbus. He was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Church and attended Blessed Sacrament Church in Newark.

John is survived by his brother Jim (Sue) Greten of Baltimore; nieces and nephews; and many dear friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday February 4, 2013 at 10:30 AM at St. Mary of the Assumption Church Lancaster with Fr. Craig Eilerman as Celebrant. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery. Friends may visit on Sunday February 3, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the SHERIDAN FUNERAL HOME Lancaster with a vigil service at 7:30 PM.

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Funeral Home

Sheridan Funeral Home - Lancaster
222 S. Columbus Street  Lancaster, OH 43130

Published in the Advocate on Feb. 2, 2013