John Raymond Holsopple, age 87, of Versailles, passed away Wednesday morning, September 23, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Care Center in Versailles. He was born July 24, 1928, in Morgan County, a son of the late Lewis and Anna (Shantz) Holsopple.
John spent many years working with his family’s farming operation. He attended the Mt. Zion and Cornerstone churches and most recently the Bethel Mennonite Church.
He enjoyed putting together puzzles and picking walnuts in the fall.
John is survived by many cousins and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Walter W. Holsopple and his sister, Clara A. Holsopple.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 28th, at the Bethel Mennonite Church with Pastor Dave Zapf officiating. Graveside services and interment will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., Monday, at the church. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Mt. Zion Cemetery Association.
Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home of Versailles.