AHERN, MAJ. JOHN E., 82, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2011. John was born February 10, 1928 in Boston, Ma. He was the son of the late Clifford and Irma
Ahern. John moved to Orlando in 1965 after retiring from the army. Maj. John E. Ahern was an army veteran of WWII and the Korean Conflict. John worked for the Post Office and Orl. Police Dept before retiring in 1992. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mildred Ahern. Surviving children are John, (wife Kim) James and Michael Ahern; and his only daughter, Kathy Ahern (deceased). John had five grandchildren and six great grandchildren. The memorial service will be held on Wednesday, January 12th, 10am at the Cary-Hand Funeral Home. The family has requested donations to be made to Hospice the Comforter in lieu of flowers. Please see web site

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Colonial Chapel/Carey Hand
2811 East Curry Ford Road Orlando, FL 32806
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Published in the Orlando Sentinel on Jan. 9, 2011