Goshen News, Goshen, IN


November 28, 2012

John D. Huffman

Jan. 15, 1943-Nov. 27, 2012

GOSHEN — John D. Huffman, 69, South 28th Street, and formerly of Kayford, W.Va., died Tuesday at 3:05 p.m. at his residence.

He was born Jan. 15, 1943 in Kayford, W.Va., to John D. and Ruby (Scott) Huffman Sr.

He married Beatrice Tullis Nov. 20, 1967.

He is survived by his wife; children, Tammy (Jerry) Carter, Markle, Randy (Sarina) Huffman, Deanna Huffman and John Huffman, all of Goshen; sister, Reta (Harry) Beard, Goshen; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three adopted grandchildren; and lots of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father.

He served in the United States Army and was discharged in 1973. He was owner and operator of John’s Auto Trim for about 35 years and was a member of the First Assembly of God.

Friends may call today from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service at First Assembly of God, 1706 Westplains Drive, Goshen. The Rev. Jason Kincaid will officiate.

Burial will be in West Goshen Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family.

Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, Goshen, is handling arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.rrefh.com.


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