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John Martinac

January 23, 1950 — December 19, 2017

John M. Martinac, age 67 of Stanton passed away at his home on Tuesday, December 19, 2017.

He was born the son of Peter & Florence (Boyer) Martinac on January 23, 1950 in L’Anse, Michigan and they along with a son, Joseph Michael Martinac and brother, Dennis Martinac precede him in death.

John is survived by his wife, Diane Martinac of Stanton; sons, Daniel Martinac and Justin (Kayla Wolfe) Martinac both of Stanton; sisters, Kathy (Dave) Camp; Judy (Lloyd) Moughler; Mary (Bob) Dudo; Barb (Neal) McKinney all of Zephyrhills, Florida, brothers, George Martinac of Orlando, Florida; Paul (Lillian) Martinac of Zephyrhills, Florida; Peter (Vickie) Martinac of L’Anse; grandchildren, Jeremy Martinac of Greenville; Daphne Wolfe of Gladwin; sister-in-law, Kay Martinac McIntyre of L’Anse and friend, Gary Kraft of Lyons.

Never afraid of a project, John loved to tinker with small engines and he also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

John’s family would like to invite everyone to join them for a visitation at the Simpson Family Funeral Home in Sheridan on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, with a Celebration of John’s life beginning at 1:00 PM.

For those wishing to make a memorial donation in John’s memory the family suggest you direct them to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

12:00 - 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Simpson Family Funeral Homes - Sheridan

246 S Main St, Sheridan, MI 48884

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