John Leonard Reames, 58, of Marion, died unexpectedly Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at The Good Samaritan Hospital, Zanesville.
He was born in Marion on Nov. 30, 1955, to the late Joseph and Frances Miller Reames. He also was preceded in death by his wife, Debra Whittington.
Survivors include daughters, Monica (Jason) Sines and Jennifer Reames, both of Marion; sisters, Robin (Dennis) Popp and Rebecca (Gerald) Neill; grandchildren, Hailey Kinnamon and Brendan Reames; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Always giving, he was a loving man who had a passion for people. He enjoyed watching NASCAR, fishing, listening to country music and always made time for his children and grandchildren.
Visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Gunder/Hall & Folk Funeral Directors, Marion, where a funeral begins at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Burial is at Green Camp Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gunder/Hall & Folk Funeral Directors. Express condolences at www.gunderhallandfolk.com.