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John Richard


May 20 , 1951 - January 12 , 2020

John Richard Degroat
John Richard Degroat
1951 - 2020


Thursday, January 16, 2020
1:00-8:00 PM
Michigan Memorial Funeral Home


Friday, January 17, 2020
1:00 PM
Michigan Memorial Funeral Home Chapel

Entombment in Michigan Memorial Park



DEGROAT, John R., age 68, of Woodhaven, January 12, 2020. Beloved husband of Sheryll Degroat. Loving father of John (Jennifer) Degroat and Andrea Degroat. Dear grandfather of Bella, John James, Dean and Autumn. Dearest brother of Gail (Robert) Bailey, Sandy (Clyde) Ritchie, Chuck (Barb) Degroat, Bill (Donna) Degroat, Debbie Caudill, Ken (Joanne) Degroat and Mary (John) Cobb, Peggy (Dan) LePage and Jackie (Jim) Parks. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. John worked for Ford Motor Company for 32 years and was a proud member of NorthRidge Church. He is preceded in death by his parents John and Alice Degroat.


So very sorry for your loss. We pray for comfort, peace and the love of family and friends to help you through this difficult time. May our loving God give you the strength and support you need. Lisa & Rick Tefend

We hope that our Lord brings all of your family the much needed peace during this sad time. Our condolences to your family. Tom and Alice Stanko

We are so very sorry to hear about Johns passing. He is at peace now in Gods hands. Prayers for the family fran bronner

I was very sorry to learn of the loss of your loved one. My prayers go out for your family, that God bring you comfort during this sad time. Barbara Ring

Sheryl, My sincere and heartfelt condolences to you and your family. May your precious memories of John, in time, bring you peace. Sue Ray

Prayers and Condolences, So sorry for your loss. Always thought of as a dear friend. So many memories. He will surely be missed and forever loved. Bob & Angel Watson