Salem – John was born
in Warren, OH., passed away on Monday, June 7. He was 46 years old
and enjoyed life to the fullest. John loved riding motorcycles and
quads in the mountains and having a beer or two with his friends.
Also, he enjoyed working on anything mechanical – from cars and
trucks, to dirt bikes, to landscaping equipment and anything
in-between. John was a US Army veteran, serving from 1982-1987 in
South Carolina, Korea and Washington state. He had many friends
and acquaintances in his short life and valued them all.
John was preceded in
death by his mother, Mary Ann (Goff) Stocker. His survivors
include daughter: Jenny Sue Stocker of Salem; Father: John C.
Stocker and wife Peggy of Warner Robins, GA.; Aunts Linda Goff
(cousins Jimmy and Terri) and
Nancy Goff (cousin Jeff) both of Warren, OH., Uncle’s: Bill
(Mary) Stocker (cousins Janie, Tim, Lisa and Kim) of Winchester,
KY., and Lowell Stocker (cousin Scott) of Richmond, KY. He will be
missed tremendously by his daughter and father and remembered by
all his friends and acquaintances as a person who was a “free
spirit” and enjoyed life to the fullest.
May God bless him and
Memorial service will be
Saturday, June 12 at 5:00 PM at North
Santiam Funeral Service Chapel in Stayton, who is serving the