John Truss Jr.
John Truss Jr. 87, passed away Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio ( Detroit Ave.) He was born July 5, 1930 to John H. and Essie Truss. John retired from Jeep after 37 1/2 years and worked 20 years for the State of Ohio. His favorite football team was the Pittsburgh Steelers and his favorite hobby was fishing.
John was preceded in death by both parents, wife, Bertha; son, Kevin; daughter, Jeanette; granddaughters, Shlonda & Lashonda; brother, Emerson, Elmer; and sister, Ellen.
He leaves to cherish his memories, Anita Sanders, John H. Truss III, Robert (Pondra) Truss, Joyce (Andre) Vidales, Michelle Holmes, Anna Lewis, Arthur (Helen) Tuss; 11 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; brother-in-laws, Rev. James Valentine and Theo Carter; special friend, J. Willie Morton and Robert Thompson; and a host of other loving relatives and friends.