John R. Mehringer, 61, Jasper

John R. Mehringer, 61, of Jasper, passed away at 8:01 p.m. on Friday, November 23, 2018, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

John was born on April 20, 1957 in Jasper to Pete and Helen (Fest) Mehringer.

He worked in construction and carpentry most of his life.

He enjoyed working outside, gardening and watching the sunset.

Surviving are three daughters, Tammy Barkley (Al), Huntingburg, Amber Skinner (Bryce), Logan, Utah, and April Clark (Gene), Holland; one son, Shawn Mehringer, Huntingburg; 10 grandchildren; and four sisters and two brothers, George Mehringer (Clara) and Ed Mehringer (Karen), Jasper, Lillian Thimling (Robert) Jasper, Lou Wells (Gary) Jasper, Helen Holtkamp (Vincent), Luray, Missouri, and Frances Hartford (Dan) Lyle, Washington.

Preceding him in death was his companion Sharon Lawson; his parents; one brother, Roman Mehringer; and two siblings who died in infancy. 

Private services were held at Becher-Kluesner Funeral Home in Jasper.

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