John E. Stone Sr. was born August 26, 1935 and entered into
eternal rest Palm Sunday, April 9, 2017. Your wings were ready, but our hearts were not. John
was the loving husband to Virginia, father to Jacqueline and John Jr, grandfather to Amber, Journey, Jordan, Justice, Jade,
Sydney, Paige, Jackson, Carlie, Gabby & Luke and a great-grandfather. He was a Veteran of the United
States Army and retired as the caretaker from and was a member of the First United Church of Christ in Carlisle.
He was the son of Lester and Lillian Stone, brother to Lester, Bruce, Russel, Mildred, Elmer, Chester, Ruth, Edna,
2 Timothy 4:7 “I have fought the good fight.
I have finished the race. I have kept the faith.”
will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Good Friday, April 14 followed by funeral services at 11:00 a.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral
Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle. The family respectfully requests donations to the Disabled American
Veterans or American Cancer Society in lieu of flowers.
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I was saddened to hear about his passing. I remember him as a very kind man and able to make anyone laugh.
I know my sons adored him. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. May you find comfort in the many memories you have
Ginny and family, I
am so saddened to hear of your great loss. May peace abide with you. John will greatly missed. .
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