John “Jack” Francis Letner, 81, of 12775 Deerfield Road, passed away Monday, May 14, 2012 at his home.
He was born April 2, 1931 in Pittsburgh, Pa., a son of the late John Frank and Mary Agnes Cooper Letner.
He was a retired mechanical draftsman who had owned and operated Rental Drafting Services. He was a proud U.S. Army veteran, who had actively served during the Korean conflict and was a life member and former officer of the Veterans of Foreign W Post 3060 in Deerfield. He additionally enjoyed hunting, photography, and especially RVing with his wife.
He is survived by his wife, Susan Hoover Letner; three daughters, Patricia McAllister of Pittsburgh, Pa., Susan Phillips of Houston, Texas, and Carol Letner of Austin, Texas; son, Scott Pearce of Portersville, Pa.; and four grandchildren, PJ McAllister of Pittsburgh, Pa., Heather Beaber of Houston, Texas, and Justin and Sierra Pearce of Portersville, Pa.
A graveside service with military honors will be conducted 2 p.m., Saturday, May 19, at the Revercomb Family Cemetery with Pastor David George officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:30- 8 p.m., Friday at Obaugh Funeral Home in McDowell and other times at the home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3060, c/o Greg Tucker, 218 Shenandoah Mountain Drive, West Augusta, Va. 24485 or Deerfield Rescue Squad, 2927 Deerfield Valley Road, Deerfield, Va. 24432.