In Memory of John Schon

Akron Railroad Club member John Schon, 58, of Akron (Coventry Township), died Wednesday, November 10, 2010. He also was a life member of the Nickel Plate Road Historical and Technical Society. He contributed photographs that were published in the book Akron Railroads.

Born November 2, 1952, in Lorain, Ohio, Mr. Schon resided in Vermilion until 1958 and Beach City until 1980 when he moved to the Akron area.

He is survived by his wife Elaine (Sciarini) Schon and children, Andy (Brooke) Schon of Green and Kristen Schon of Coventry Township.

Visitation will be Sunday (November 14, 2010) from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Anthony Funeral Home Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, 1990 S. Main St. in Akron. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Francis De Sales Catholic Church at a date and time to be announced.

Memorial contributions may be made to the 765 Maintenance Fund, Fort Wayne Railway Historical Society, P.O. Box 11017 , Fort Wayne , Indiana, 46855.

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One Response to “In Memory of John Schon”

  1. Richard Thompson Says:

    This is sad… I go to school with his daughter, Kristen… Explains why she’s been absent.

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