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John Goad

John C. Goad,  Age 51 (born March 10, 1962), of Gratis, OH, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 18, 2013 at his residence.  John was a loving brother to, Steven D. (Patti), Brett R., and George G.; sisters, Lessia K. (David) Dilley and April K. (Randy) Brewer; loving uncle to Nicole Goad; Ross (Kim) Goad; Clinton Goad; Marcella Cassidy, Sarah and Gretchen Kelley; and Robert Brewer; loving great-uncle; and loving companions Tinkerbell and Cricket.  Preceded in death by parents, George and Dorothy Goad; brothers, Kirk D. and Rex M.; and nephew, Kirk D. “Doug” Goad.  John was a member of Local 79/50 of the Allied Asbestos Workers; American Legion Post #762; and Gratis Eagles 4289.  The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 21th from 4-7:30 PM at Arrp and Root Funeral Home, 29 N. Main St., Germantown OH, with funeral services immediately following viewing.  Burial will be at the convenience of family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help with funeral expense or the Humane Society, Preble County. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.arpprootfh.com.

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I do not know any of John's family but I got to know John over past year with me working in Gratis... He was always always such a nice and caring man. I will miss him coming in to see us at work... I heard of this to late or I would have been at his funeral... God sure got a great man....

Sharesa Dillhoff Mar 22 2013 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss.He will be dearly missed.

Debby Howard Mar 21 2013 12:00 AM

Trish and I send our deepest sympathies for your loss. May God give you peace and fold his arms of love and comfort about you all. I am so sorry I cannot be there personally. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. Steve and Trish Taylor

Steve & Trish Taylor Mar 20 2013 12:00 AM

To Steve, Patti, & Nikki and the rest of the Goad family, Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your brother. Our hearts, prayers, and hugs are with all of you, especially during these difficult times. You are all a wonderful family and we are so thankful to know you. Love, Mom Buschhaus

Lynn Buschhaus Mar 20 2013 12:00 AM

To the entire Goad family, John was a good friend and will be deeply missed by all. May the LORD comfort you all in this time of sorrow.

Jeff Robinson and family Mar 19 2013 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy in the loss of your family member. Johnny will be missed.He is at peace now and with his loved one'sthat were there to meet him. Also, I know Kelly was there to meet him as well. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Jeff and Sharon Beneke

Sharon Beneke Mar 19 2013 12:00 AM