A memorial service will be held at 9:30AM on Monday July 16, 2012, at Grace Lutheran Church in Hubbard; for John A. Wine, age 78 who entered into rest Thursday July 12, 2012; at Hospice House, with his loving wife at his side.
John was born on September 21, 1933 in Hubbard a son of James L. and Mildred K. (Weiser) Wine.
John was a 1951 graduate of Brookfield High School. He went on to attend Youngstown College.
He operated Wine Auto Body for 30 years. He also was a heavy equipment operator for 27 years for the Valley Mould and Iron Company in Hubbard. He also worked maintenance for 5 years at North Star Steel in Girard, retiring in 1995.
John served in the United States Army, and was stationed in Japan.
He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Hubbard, and the Hubbard VFW Post# 3767.
John had a passion for riding motorcycles, which took him to 49 states, and all the provinces in Canada. He enjoyed spending time with his wonderful family and friends, and enjoyed camping, square dancing, and life.
John is survived by his loving wife the former Joyce D. Costello, whom he married September 22, 1956. He also leaves his daughters Tammie Lee (Richard) Warren of North Bloomfield, OH, and Cindy Lynn (Gary) White of Fremont, IN. His grandchildren Suzanne, Christopher, Megan, Joshua, and Jacquelyn, and many nieces and nephews; as well as his brothers Ronald Wine of Hubbard, Dennis Wine of Atlanta, GA, and Gary Wine also of Atlanta, GA.
John was preceded in death by his parents.
Calling hours will be Monday July 16, 2012 from 9AM until the time of the service, at Grace Lutheran Church 111 Hall Ave, Hubbard, Ohio, 44425.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Drs. Slemons and McKinney; as well as the staff of Sharon Regional Health System and Hospice House for the Love and Care that was given to John.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of the Valley 5190 Market St, Youngstown, Ohio, 44512.
Family and friends are invited to visit the funeral home’s website at www.stewart-kyle.com to share memories and condolences.