John Haren

Born: 05/13/1958 Passed:

John Haren, age 63, of Louisville, Ohio passed away Tuesday June 1st, 2021 in Aultman Hospital after being diagnosed with leukemia just one month prior. John graduated from Louisville High School and worked at St. Joe’s Hospice. John was a proud member of AA and maintained twenty years of sobriety. He loved his Leopards, Buckeyes, Browns, and Indians, and was a knock-out euchre player. He fought through all his surgeries with a wonderful attitude over his entire life. He will be missed by his family and all his many friends.

John was preceded in death by his father, Harry A. Haren; and his mother Marcella Frank Haren Zabranski.

John is survived by his two sisters, Bonnie (Ray) Evans and Valerie Kline; and his two brothers, Dan (Joann) Haren and Terry Haren.

Special thanks to Larry and his support through John’s leukemia. Special thanks to his sister Valerie and her care over the years. John’s family will receive friends Friday June 4th, 2021 from 6:00pm-7:00pm at Paquelet-Falk Funeral Home in Louisville, Ohio.

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15 Tributes to John Haren

  1. Anonymous says:

    We had some fun times at Grady’s and my apartment. Playing cards and talking and laughing every weekend. Those were the days dear cousin.
    I will miss your sweet smile. Luv ya. Cousin Sue

  2. Jim Haren says:

    Johnny,my cousin,you were a special,wonderfull person who walked this earth.we will miss you allot, I am convinced you are wrapped in Gods love

    • Diane Wells says:

      Had a lot of fun working together, talking cats an enjoying your wonderful homemade salsa .Will miss knowing you are around. In the arms of arms of the angels I am sure .

  3. Robb Pettit says:

    So sorry to hear about John passing. He will be remembered for his bigger than life smile and his wit and sense of humor. R.I.P. John my Friend. Until we meet again. Robb Pettit

  4. Kathy Metzger Caster says:

    Sending you and your family my deepest sympathy.

  5. Janet Haren says:

    So sorry for your loss.

  6. Anonymous says:

    Our thoughts and prayers go to all of you. Johnny was such a great guy !!!!!!!! He was a friend to all…… so full of life !!!!!!!!! Such a great neighbor !!!!!! We loved him like a brother !!!!!!! Johnny will be missed !!! Love you Johnny !!!!!! Bill & Carole Kroah

  7. Myles Wilkinson says:

    Being first cousins with this group, there are too many memories to try to sort through. John was always 10 feet tall in my eyes. We had fun and laughed whenever and wherever we would meet. I know that there is a euchre table just waiting with many familiar players…….Love you guys

  8. Audra says:

    I will keep my fingers out of the pickle jar, Uncle John!! I’ll use a fork instead! Please, send mom all your euchre mojo. She will be missing your sarcastic behind at the card parties. And we will miss visiting you when we are in town. But your great nephews will know you and the memories that we will share with them.
    You are missed already!!! Oxo

  9. Jack Banks says:

    John was a special guy. Just yesterday when the department heads of Saint Joseph gathered we brought up John’s name and wondered how he was. He was well liked by all of us.

  10. Terry says:

    I am so sorry to hear about John’s passing. I worked with John at St. Joe’s. He was funny and caring. He always said hi to everyone.there were days when he knew you were having a good day and some how he would put a smile on your face.
    My prayers for the family.
    May you Rest in Peace John

  11. Robb Pettit says:

    To the Haren Family: I’m so Sorry to hear of John’s passing. John was a Great guy. I remember his bigger than life smile. And he will be remembered for his wit and sense of humor. Keeping you all in my prayers! R.I.P. John My Friend. Until we meet again Friend. Robb Pettit

  12. Christine Snyder says:

    I’m so very sorry for your loss. I didn’t know John for very long but any time i saw him he was always smiling and had a kind word. RIP John.

  13. Denise Lanzer says:

    Hey friends, Many of the Lanzers are split between Ohio & AL. From those of us in AL; we heard this news with heavy hearts, for Johnny, & for all of you. Every loss in the Haren family hits us hard. We all were like one giant extended family. Much love & support from Debbie, Denise, & Craig.

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