John Jarrell, 63, died May 17, 2013, at Martin Memorial Hospital North. He was born in Elmhurst, Ill., and lived in Palm City for 12 years, coming from Chicago. He was an Army
veteran, having served in the Vietnam War
. He was a commercial truck driver and worked for Al's Excavating. He served in the Peace Corps. Survivors include his brother, Eugene Jarrell; and sister, Barbara Jones, both of Palm City. He was preceded in death by his mother, Harriet Dziubinski Phillips. Memorial contributions may be made to Treasure Coast Wildlife Center, 8626 S.W. Citrus Blvd. Palm City, FL 34990. Services: A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. May 31 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, Palm City. A guest book is available at www.heavencalled.com
. Arrangements are by Martin Funeral Home & Crematory, Stuart Chapel.