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John Erwin

Lafayette - John W. Erwin, 70, of Lafayette passed suddenly at his home on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

He was born on January 21, 1948 in Lafayette, to Frank and Agnes (Armstrong) Erwin.

John retired after 32 years as a custodian with Purdue University.

He was a kind and caring person who loved spending time outdoors, fishing, swimming, maintaining his vegetable garden, and cruising around on his moped.

John is survived by his cousins, Susan (Jeff) Rooney, Sam (Michelle) Syrotynski, Steven (Becky) Syrotynski and Julia Syrotynski all of New York; Aunt Rosemary Armstrong and Cousin Robert Armstrong Jr. of Lafayette.

A special Thank You to his beloved caregiver, Betty Brouwer and to the doctors and staff at Horizon Oncology Center and Faith, Hope and Love Cancer Center.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, May 19, 2018 at St. Boniface Cemetery at 10:00 a.m. with Father Eric Underwood Officiating. Share online memories and condolences at
Published in the Journal & Courier on May 18, 2018
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