Obituary for John Eye
John "Jack" Eye, 79, of Girardville, PA passed away peacefully in his home on Monday, January 30, 2017.
Born in the Ashland Hospital, he was the son of the late Dave and Mae (Grady) Eye. He was a life long truck driver retiring from AMC Trucking, Girardville.
Jack enjoyed traveling everywhere from flea markets to Nashville, TN with his loving wife Dotty. He loved spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two of his beloved children: his son, Kenny and daughter, Debbie. Also two brothers: Dave and Jimmy. Jack is survived by his wife of 59 years, Dotty (Calvert) Eye, Girardville; his daughter Sandy, wife of Mark Billus, Girardville; daughter in law, Linda Eye, Longview Terrace, who was like a daughter to him. Four grandchildren: Amy McDonald and husband Mike, Ashland; Brandy Green and husband Bob, Ashland; Alyssa Dempsey and husband Brian, Girardville; and his only grandson, John Eye, Longview Terrace. Five great grandchildren: Jonathan and Hailey McDonald, Lexy and Rachel Green, Ashland, and Jackson Dempsey, Girardville. A step-grandson, Mark Billus, Ashland. Two step-great grandsons, Brandon Dempsey, Schuylkill Haven, and Jayden Billus, Ashland. A sister in law, Rose Eye, Girardville. Nephews and nieces: Dave Eye and his wife Marci, Aristes; Rick Eye and his wife Denise, Girardville; Mitch Thornberg and wife Robin; Linda Stoner and husband Don; Clint Thornberg and wife Diane, all of Lewes, DE. Great nieces, nephews and cousins.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 11:00 AM in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Fountain Springs, PA, Rev. Paul Rothermel officiating.
Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Ashland, PA is in charge of arrangements.