ESPYVILLE, Pennsylvania – John W. Queer, age 92, of Espyville, passed away on Thursday morning, December 7, 2017 in Park Avenue Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Meadville.
He was born in Berlin, Pennsylvania on April 3, 1925 a son of Levi and Mamie (Rose) Queer.
He was a graduate of Berlin Brothersvalley High School and served his country in the United States Air Force from 1943-1946.
On November 18, 1949 John married Doris Walker, she passed away August 4, 1977 he then married Mary Alice White on March 14, 1979, she passed away December 4, 1999.
He was employed as a fleet testing supervisor at Lubrizol Corporation in Cleveland for 33 years and also worked as a part time police officer in Willoughby, Ohio.
He was a long time member of Jamestown Lion’s Club, Linesville American Legion Post #462 and Willoughby Elk’s Club.
John enjoyed hunting, fishing, trips to the casino and was an avid Cleveland Indians fan.
He is survived by a son, Daniel R. Quior and his wife, Valarie of Willoughby, Ohio; a sister, Evanelle Fox of Linthicum Heights, Maryland; two brothers, Merle Queer of Ashland, Ohio and Thomas Quinn of Ashland, Ohio; a grandson, Daniel J. Quior of Ohio; two great-grandchildren; special companion of 17 years, Edna Jean Schmeltz of Linesville and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; both wives and a brother, Alfred Queer.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Jamestown Lion’s Club, 404 Jackson Street, Jamestown, Pennsylvania 16134.
Calling hours will be on Thursday, December 14, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 416 Liberty St. in Jamestown.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 12:00 Noon at the funeral home with Rev. John Hodge, officiating Pastor of Jamestown United Methodist Church.
Jamestown Veteran’s Honor Guard Post #5424 will render military honors at the conclusion of the service.
Burial will be private in Park Lawn Cemetery.