Birth Date: January 22, 1926
Death Date: January 19, 2017
John Egel, 90, of Fairview Park, passed away Thursday, January 19, 2017.
Devoted husband for 58 years of Helga Egel; beloved father of Margot E. (Richard) Maurer and John E. (Sheryl) Egel, and the late Diane (nee Egel) Bobofchak; loving grandfather of Stefan and Erik Maurer, and Nicole Egel; caring brother of George (Mary) Egel Jr.
John was a volunteer and member of the Donauschwaben’s German-American Cultural Center where he was involved in the senior club and enjoyed bowling with the Keglers. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed traveling and camping with his buddies, but above all else, he loved his family and spending as much time with them as possible.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 22, 2017 from 4-8PM in the Sunset Chapel, 6245 Columbia Rd. North Olmsted, OH 44070 where funeral services will be held on Monday at 10AM.
Donations in John’s name can be made to the Donauschwaben’s German-American Cultural Center, 7370 Columbia Road, Olmsted Township, Ohio 44138.