Born on November 7, 1928 in Hartford, he was the son of the late Kenneth and Helen Snedeker Dewey. John served with great pride and honor in the US Army during the Korean Conflict.
Prior to his retirement, John was a regional manager for The Commercial Union Insurance Company.
He will be missed by his family and friends. He is survived by his sisters, Judith Zamecnik of Orange and Joan Mawney of GA; nieces and nephews, James Zamecnik (Susan) of VT, Thomas Zamecnik (Catherine) of Clinton, Daniel Zamecnik of UT, Anne Davis (Stephen) of Clinton and Sandra Rogers (Randy) of GA.
Memorial contributions may be made in John’s name to the Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
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