John R. Barnhart

June 21, 1962 ~ June 10, 2019 (age 56)


John R Barnhart, 56, of Oak Grove, MI, passed away on June 10, 2019, at Spectrum Health Hospital in St. Joe, MI.

Born in Monroe, WI, on June 21, 1962, to Roger and Mary Barnhart.

John is survived by his parents, Roger (Martha) Barnhart and Mary Talkington; two brothers, Paul Barnhart and Michael (Mindy) Barnhart; two step-sisters, Virginia (Brian) LaMaster and Barbara (Mike) Zinser; many nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will take place at Christian Chapel Cemetery on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at 3:30 PM.

Family will receive friends on Saturday, from 2:00 PM, until 3:00 PM, at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home.

In Lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to Riverwood Center in Benton Harbor, MI.

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June 15, 2019

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Graveside Service
June 15, 2019

3:30 PM
Christian Chapel Cemetery
U.S. 33 just east of State Road 9
Merriam, IN 46701


Riverwood Center
1485 M-139, Benton Harbor MI 49022

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