John and his family have been affiliated with Park Lawn since 2011 when his daughter Gretchen enrolled in Park Lawn’s vocational services. John and his wife Patricia have a son Tim and daughter Beatrix.
John received his Bachelors and Masters degree from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. He is currently employed with the U.S. Government and has worked in this role for 31 years. John’s interests include family activities and Special Olympics. John is involved in most of Park Lawn’s fundraising efforts and events and actively pursues new donors to the organization.