Jon Dustin Vance
1981 - 2021
Egan-Ryan Funeral Service - Central Chapel
403 E. Broad Street
Columbus, OH
Vance, Jon Dustin
Jon Dustin Vance, sunrise April 7, 1981 and sunset August 20, 2021 at age 40. Born in Columbus, Ohio, Jon graduated from Franklin Heights High School in 1999. He earned a degree in Computer Graphics from ITT. He was an accomplished swimmer and enjoyed martial arts. Jon Dustin loved reading about many different subjects and was an enthusiast for current events. He had a fascination with eastern philosophies (like Buddhism and Taoism), loved history (extensive collection of movies and historical documentaries particularly WWII, Civil War and American). An avid Pittsburgh Steelers and Ohio State fan for many years, he enjoyed watching the game of football. He was an intelligent, thoughtful, loving, caring person with a unique sense of humor. He was a beacon of happiness in many peoples lives and a lover of animals. His cat Hannah and rabbit Leo will surely miss him, too. His memory will be cherished by his mother, Kim Vance (and husband, Terry French); his father, Jonathan Vance (and wife, Nancy); his brother, Thomas Vance (and wife, Michelle); life partner, Rhoda Cronebach (whom was his best friend he loved and protected); her daughter, Rachel Cronebach; stepbrother, Drew French; stepsister, Vanessa Greer; and stepsister, Betsy Cadwallader. His grandmothers, Doris Hemenway and Dorothy Hoover will also miss his loving spirit. Jon Dustin will be missed by many more family members and friends. Jon Dustin Vance will continue to live in our hearts forever. A private celebration of life will be held Saturday, August 28, 2021 at EGAN-RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 403 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Cat Welfare Association, 741 Wetmore Road, Columbus, OH 43214. Visit for condolences.
Published by The Columbus Dispatch from Aug. 23 to Aug. 25, 2021.
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Egan-Ryan Funeral Service - Central Chapel
403 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH
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Meow! We will miss ya, Jon
October 17, 2021
Nina Griffin and family
August 27, 2021
Big Jon Studd...I´ll miss seeing the smile on your face, you were such a joy to work with. You made being at work fun. My condolences to his friends and family, thank you for sharing him.
August 26, 2021
Hey Big Jon! I still can't wrap my head around this. You were so much fun even when the job was frustrating. You are deeply missed.
August 25, 2021
Your Syntero Family
August 25, 2021
It been a pleasure to work with you Jon. You we´re definitely a joy to have around and you will truly be missed. Prayers and strength to your family and loved ones through this hard time. Your iQor friend ....
August 25, 2021
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.
The Families and Staff of Egan-Ryan Funeral Home
August 23, 2021
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