AMerican Veteran 11

John Francis Gordon

April 26, 1942 ~ January 24, 2020 (age 77)



John Francis Gordon, 77 passed away Friday, January 24, 2020 at Altercare of Zanesville. He was born April 26, 1942 in Columbus to the late Francis M. and Adelaide Applegate Gordon. He went to St. Thomas grade school, graduated from Bishop Hartley High School and attended The Ohio State University. John was employed by the university as the Lantern printer. He served our country and protected our freedom in the United States Navy serving aboard the aircraft carrier USS Forrestal.

Surviving are his brothers: Charles B. “Ben” (Peggy) Gordon and William Gordon; a sister Anne Barrow; and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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