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In Memory of

John Gordon Fravor

February 22, 1936 - March 30, 2015

Obituary


John G. Fravor, age 79 passed away suddenly in his home on March 30, 2015. Born February 22, 1936 in Toledo, OH where he spent much of his life. He was a 1954 graduate of DeVilbiss High School and served 4 years in the United States Navy. He met his wife of 55 years, Anne in 1957 and they were married in 1959. John followed in his father's footsteps and joined the Toledo Fire Department in 1961. He served 27 years in the department and retired in 1988 as a Captain. He was a past...

John G. Fravor, age 79 passed away suddenly in his home on March 30, 2015. Born February 22, 1936 in Toledo, OH where he spent much of his life. He was a 1954 graduate of DeVilbiss High School and served 4 years in the United States Navy. He met his wife of 55 years, Anne in 1957 and they were married in 1959. John followed in his father's footsteps and joined the Toledo Fire Department in 1961. He served 27 years in the department and retired in 1988 as a Captain. He was a past Master of Robinson-Locke Masonic Lodge, a member of the Arab Patrol at the Zenobia Shrine, an avid softball player, bowler, golfer and high school football referee. John and Anne retired to Banning, CA in 1996 to play more golf and be closer to their children and grandchildren. John was preceeded in death by his parents, Gordon S. Fravor and Donelda Markley Fravor; and his brother, Michael S. Fravor. He is survived by his wife, Anne Coci Fravor; daughter, Kristen Johnson (Scott) of Murrieta, CA; son, David (Sherrie) of Spring, TX; 3 granddaughters; Kayla Johnson, Kara Rowland, and Lauren Fravor; and grandson, Nathan Fravor. A celebration of John's life will be held on11:00am, Monday, April 6th at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Banning, CA. Inurnment will be private. In lieu of flowers please send donations to The Toledo Firefighters Museum, Inc. at 918 Sylvania ave, Toledo, Ohio www.toledofiremuseum.com or Shriner's Hospitals for Children 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa FL 33607 www.shfc.convio.net.