John A. Whitmore 68, of Coffeyville, Kansas passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Windsor Place in Coffeyville, Kansas. Graveside Services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Veterans Memorial Patio with burial to follow in Restlawn Memorial Park in Coffeyville, Kansas. Friends may greet the family on Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 5:00pm to 7:00 p.m. at Ford Wulf Bruns Chapel. Memorials may be made to Harry Hynes Hospice and may be left with the chapel.
John was born June 26, 1950 in National City, California to John D. and Doris M. (Allin) Whitmore. John attended and graduated Coffeyville, Kansas Schools. Following his graduation John enlisted in the United States Army serving from 1970-1973 after his honorable discharge from the Army John was employed by Bartlett Flour Mill until his passing. John met Dorothy Robertson at his job at the mill and later married Dorothy on July 15, 1981 in Miami, Oklahoma. John enjoyed fishing, reading, listing to music and telling stories.
John was preceded in death by his parents. Those left to cherish his memory include his wife Dorothy of the home, one son John A. Whitmore II and wife Angela, Iola, Kansas, one sister Suzanne Whitmore-Munn, Pocatello, Idaho, three grandchildren, Ethan and Devon Whitmore, Aryn White, and his beloved cat Tigger Bear Whitmore.
To leave a special message for the family please visit www.fordwulfbrunschapel.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Ford Wulf Bruns Chapel.
My sincerest condolences to the family. It is obvious from the many kind expressions that your loved one will be sorely missed. May the God of all comfort grant you strength and peace during this most difficult time. (2 Corinthians 1:3, 4)
Tom and myself are so very sorry to hear if the passing of John .. he was a wonderful person. We are thinking about u all . Tom. & Kathleen Wren..
Kathlee wrenCoffeyville, KS
So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers and love to all of the family.
Jennifer Weber( Neal)Collinsville, OK
I am deeply saddened to hear about John's passing. I am so sorry for your loss and wish I could be there with you. Sending big hugs and all my love.
Amy GoodmanPocatello, ID
I am saddened to hear of John's passing. May John's memory be a blessing.
Larry JohnstonAlbert Lea, MN
My deepest sympathy for your loss Dorothy. My god grant you the patience and strength to cope with your grieving. Please let me know if I do anything for you. Love your Sister Mary
Mary AmorajabiRancho Palos Verdes, CA
So sorry for your loss.
Patty Peaaslee2929 Crest Rd, CA
Dorothy and Johnny so sorry for your loss. If you need anything at all. Day or night. Call me. I'll be there. Love you. Brenda, Charley, Jaylee,Dedrick, and Rayesa
Brenda MaggardCoffeyville, KS