- Local Guide
John D. Flanigan, 64, died at 1:45 p.m., Friday, March 30, 2012, at his residence after a lengthy illness.
He was born in Allen County on Aug. 27, 1947, to Rosemary (Weber) and Kenneth Flanigan. His father preceded him in death and his mother survives in Lima. On Dec. 19, 1987, he married Julie Stauffer and she survives in Lima.
Other survivors include a son, Grant D. Flanigan, at home; a daughter, Dawn Lane, of Carbondale, Colo.
He was preceded in death by a son, Kurt Flanigan.
He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Vietnam Conflict.
Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Armentrout Funeral Home, in Waynesfield, with the Rev. Ron Jones officiating. Burial with full military honors conducted by the Lima VFW Post 1275 will follow at Willow Branch Cemetery, Waynesfield.
Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be given in Johnâ€™s memory to â€śGrant Flaniganâ€™s College Fund.â€ť
Condolences may be expressed at armentroutfuneralhome.com.