John L. Lightle, age 80, of Johnstown, OH, passed away December 25, 2016. Retired farmer and mechanic.
Survived by his wife of 57 years, Arminta; children, Donald (Deb Robinson), Dennis (Robin), Diane (Todd) Hammond, Darrell and Darcy (Dale) Mann; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary (Joe) Dewitt and Sara (Jim) Corns; several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, John and Nellie Lightle, daughter, Dora Kremer and brother Forrest. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Friday from 6-8 p.m. where service will be held Saturday at 10 a.m., Pastors Brian Grove and Joe Dewitt, officiating. Interment Liberty Township Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the charity of your choice.
Bill Thompson - Dec 27, 2016
I am heartbroken to hear of Johnny’s passing. He was a dear friend of my parents and would always stop in when he came for a visit to his old stomping grounds. The stories and the laughter were joyous. He treated me, as a kid, like I was as good a friend to him as my Dad was. That means alot to a kid and he quickly became a dear friend to me also. I cherished every chance I got to visit with Johnny. I will miss him forever.
R.Gaines - Dec 27, 2016
To: The Lightle Family.
I am sorry for you lost. May you find comfort in God’s word the Bible. Jesus said: At John 6:40 For this is the will of my Father,that everyone who recognizes the Son and exercises faith in him should have everlasting life, and I will resurrect him on the last day.
May the hope and promises in this Scripture bring you comfort and strength to endure the difficult days ahead.please visit jw.org (Search Comfort)
Jon - Dec 27, 2016
I want to say that I am deeply sorry to hear of your lose. Sometimes words are not enough to express what you may be facing. I don’t want to just say some words and be gone. But I want to extend love of neighbor to you as Jesus wanted his followers to do. If you just need a listening ear or some encouragement. PLEASE feel free to email me back.