John Demaree

John R. Demaree Sr.

Thursday, August 19th, 1943 - Friday, February 15th, 2019
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John R. Demaree, Sr., 75, of Milroy, passed away at 11:38 p.m. on Friday February 15, 2019 at his home.
Born August 19, 1943 in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Jay and Mary (Rook) Demaree.
John will be remembered and missed by his loving wife, Linda (Bower) Demaree, children, John R. Demaree, Jr. of Milroy, Tracy L. Clark, of Va., and Billie J. Keiser of Milroy, step-siblings, Steven Demaree, of Milroy, Jaylene Lepley of Reedsville, David Demaree, and Scott Demaree of Md., 6 Grandchildren, and 4 Great-Grandchildren.
John was enlisted in the U.S. Air Force.
Earlier in life, John was employed at Powers Trucking Company in Lock Haven, and later at Len’s Dairy, both as a truck driver. John was a man with a great sense of humor that was often referred to as “Mr. Fix It”, or “Milkman”. He always enjoyed working on any kind of engine. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Private arrangements are under the care of The Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, 120 Logan Street, Lewistown.
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Nikky Rook

Posted at 07:17am
We are sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts.

Jonathan and Nikky Rook


Posted at 10:44am
My condolences to the family. Continue to reflect on your cherished memories with John. Always remember that God cares for you and is "close to the broken-hearted". May you call on Him in prayer for comfort and strength during this difficult time. Psalm 34: 18

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