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John Summers

September 1, 1956 — April 29, 2022

John Harvey Summers, 65, of Columbus, died Friday, April 29, 2022 at Barberton Hospital.

John was born September 1, 1956 in Akron to Leonard John and Carolyn {Greer} Summers.  He married Leann VanOrder in 2015; she died in 2016.

He worked for Franklin County in mental health for many years. John was a member of Fairlawn Lutheran Church. He enjoyed watching movies, boating, and socializing with his friends and family.

John will be deeply missed by his sisters Janice Diane Bordner and Jennifer Irene (Harry Jr.) Zaremba; and step-daughter Stephanie (Rachel) Dotson; and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his parents and wife Leann.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online tributes may be made at

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