Obituary and Service Information for John Glennon French

French, John Glennon

Date: Monday, December 14, 2020
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 pm

Visitation Location:
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028


Service Location:

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery


John Glennon French, 79, of Festus, Missouri, passed away, Thursday, December 10, 2020 in his home, Festus, Missouri. He was born July 16, 1941 in Herculaneum, Missouri, son of John Glennon French Sr. and Dorothy Edith (Gilbert) Schulte.

John loved watching baseball and football games, collecting baseball cards, doing leather working, he wrote poems and music, played the guitar but his favorite activity to do was spend time with his loving family.

On August 15, 1975 in Kilgore, Texas he was united in marriage to Donna Denise Younger and to this union three children were born. They shared forty five years of marriage.

He is survived by his loving wife, Donna Denise French of Festus, his children, Seth David-Jon (Amanda) French of Festus, Jessica Michelle (Michael) Alexander of DeSoto, and Megan (Justin) Smith of Hillsboro, his grandchildren, Maddy, Michael, Molly, Mitchell, Cole, Anabelle, and Emmelynn, great-grandchildren, Paisley and Collin, sister, Ruth Yieda of Crystal City, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.

John was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother-in-law, Bill Yeida.

Interment will be in Jefferson Barracks at a later date.

Friends will be received at Mahn Twin City Chapel, Festus, Missouri Monday, December 14, 2020, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Mahn Funeral Home Twin City Chapel, Festus, Missouri.


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