JOHN MORAN Jr.
1943 - 2020
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MORAN, Jr., John Francis John Francis Moran Jr., 76, Born on November 21, 1943, passed away peacefully on October 13th, 2020. John was born in Dunkirk, New York, and moved to Ohio and graduated from Port Clinton High School in 1962. John went on to further his education at Bowling Green State University where he studied Health and Physical Education and played football for the Falcons. John began his teaching career in the Sylvania School District and worked there from 1968-1970. In 1970 John moved to West Carrollton to teach and coach at West Carrollton High School. While there, John was the head baseball coach and defensive coordinator for the football team. He was a proud Pirate! John went on to also become a realtor, managed golf stores, and worked at Voss Chevrolet as a driver up until September 2020. John was an avid golfer who played in many pro-am tournaments, a big Cincinnati Reds, Bengals, Ohio State and Bowling Green fan. John also enjoyed traveling including numerous Caribbean cruises, trips to Europe and trips to Florida. John is survived by his loving wife Anne Moran whom he was married to for 54 years. John is survived by his two daughters Melissa Moran and Melinda (Moran) Newman and his son-in-law Chris Newman and two grandchildren Leanne and Luke Newman. John shared a special relationship with his brother Allan Meahen. John also cherished his relationships with his family members the Herls, Nielsens, and Hartleys. John was full of life and had many close friendships and never knew a stranger. Contributions can be made to the American Heart Association on John's behalf. Special thanks to Sanner Funeral Home in West Carrollton, Ohio. Celebration of Life to be announced in Spring/Summer 2021.

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Published in Dayton Daily News on Oct. 18, 2020.
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October 19, 2020
Wanting to send my deepest sympathy to the Moran family. So many wonderful memories as a child and being your neighbor. Many thoughts and prayers with all of you. May God bless you and hold you close during this very difficult and sad time.
Ann Bashore Miller
Neighbor
October 19, 2020
So sorry to hear about your loss. May you soon find peace. You are in our prayers.
Joel and Melea Butcher
MELEA BUTCHER
Friend
October 19, 2020
Coach was a wonderful man who will be missed. Ann, may God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Neal and Linda Byers
Friend
October 19, 2020
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived...full of fun and lots of laughter....and lots of football time with family and friends...Hod bless you with wonderful memories he made with each of you....hugs. Jo Morris
Jo Morris
Friend
October 19, 2020
To the family of John please accept our sympathy and know that John will be missed by us. We will remember his love of family and his hearty laughter. Donna and Bill Bergeron
Donna and Bill Bergeron
Friend
October 19, 2020
John always showed an interest in others. We will miss your humble spirt and good hearted nature, John. Praying for you, Anne, and family.
Ken and Joni
Family
October 18, 2020
John and Anne were always so supportive during soccer games when I played with Melinda. I'm very sorry Anne, Melissa and Melinda and to th rest of the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Nicole Dittman
Acquaintance
October 18, 2020
Lots of love and prayers to his wonderful family. I pray all the wonderful memories will comfort them. With Deep Sympathy..
Starr Parsons
Acquaintance
October 18, 2020
So sorry to hear about John. He was always full of life and a fun guy. Yak and I are truly sorry.
Alice Jo Sizemore
Alice Jo Sizemore
Friend
October 18, 2020
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. We will never forget all the great times we have had together in the 70,s 80,s and 90,s. Including selling boats with John, picking you up at the airport every year, Mindy living with us, ect. They are great memories that we will never forget. You are a wonderful family. We love you
Dick and becky
Friend
October 18, 2020
John was a good friend and a fun guy to be around.He always had something to say.Rest peacefully my friend.Mark Landere
Mark Landers
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