He graduated from Mendon High School in 1963. He graduated from Green’s Barber College, and was a barber in Mendon for several years, before coming to Allegan and working at the Hairs End. John was an AVID golfer, and a dedicated Michigan Fan, “Go Blue.”
Surviving are his wife, Carol; his two brothers, Richard and Nancy Boyd, Bruce and Jane Boyd; his two sisters, Priscella Bingamen and Vivian Luten; his daughter-in-law, Amy and Phil Floraday, and their daughter, Ivy; many nieces and nephews. John was preceded in death by his son, Shawn.
Friends may meet with the family on Thursday, Feb. 5, from 5-8 p.m. at the Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, www.gordenfuneral.com. Graveside services will be held on Friday at 2 p.m. at Oakwood Cemetery, Allegan.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Allegan Sports Boosters, 1560 M-40 North, Allegan, MI 49010, or Gobles Jr. Academy, Worthy Student Fund, 32146 6th Ave., Gobles, MI 49055-9078.