Mr. John Yuhas (1940 - 2019)

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SPRINGFIELD - Mr. John Yuhas, born June 22, 1940, passed away at his residence Feb. 17, 2019.
John was a decorated Army veteran serving in the Vietnam War. He received many medals while overseas, including the Army Commendation Metal, Bronze Star, and Purple Heart. John also served as a Police Officer at Georgia Ports Authority and had many stories to tell of his career.
He is preceded in death byhis wife, Bonnie Jean; and son, Jason.
Survivors include his stepchildren, Donald, Christopher, Sheryl, Jamie; grandchildren, Victoria, Jennifer, Jonathan, Donald, Ethan, Alexis, Sierra, and Jeremy; great grandchildren, Katherine, Evelyn and Amelia; and three daughters from a previous marriage.
John had a wit about him that kept you laughing and a big heart that will be missed by all.
Rest in peace John.
Riggs Funeral Home, Guyton, (912) 772-7047
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Riggs Funeral Home
1979 Highway 119 S
Guyton, GA 31312
(912) 772-7047
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Published in Effingham Herald from Feb. 27 to Mar. 6, 2019
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