Alfred Peter Andrew “Buzz” John, age 92 of Uniontown, PA passed away Saturday October 24, 2020. He was born September 13, 1928 in Uniontown, son of the late Andrew and Mary Ann (Koury) John.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Sally House John, to whom he was married for 65 years, and his siblings; Norman A. John, Louise John Israel, Herman A. John, Rita John Woltman and Norma Ann Koury Trimble.
He is survived by his children A. Stephen John (Susan) of Uniontown, PA, Scott John (Penny) of Uniontown, PA and Suzanne John of High Point, NC. Grandchildren Dr. Joshua John (Fiance Kristen Dolan) of Crofton, MD, Dr. Matthew John of Pittsburgh, PA, Dr. Jamie John (Fiance Tom Yantori) of Fort Mill, SC, Samuel John of Akron, OH, Andrew John of Washington, Pa Elizabeth John of Uniontown, Tyler Lininger and Sarah Lininger of High Point, NC, and many nieces, nephews and cousins that will miss him dearly.
Alfred went to St. John the Evangelist School through 8th grade then graduated from Uniontown High School, Class of 1947. Buzz worked 37 years with Bell of Pennsylvania, retiring in 1984. He was the owner of Buzcom which is now operated by his son Scott. He was an active member of St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, a member of the Knights of Columbus, and a military veteran serving in both the Army and Marines. He volunteered as Athletic Director at St. John’s High school in the 1970’s.
Friends will be received in the DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME HOPWOOD, PA Thursday October 29, 2020 from 6pm to 8pm and Friday until 10:15 at the funeral home and 11:00am for a funeral mass at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. A Parrish Wake Service will be held on Thursday night at 7:30pm. Interment will follow in Mount Macrina Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St, Joan of Arc Catholic Church Farmington, Pa 15437. Due to Covid-19 mask social distancing will be in affect during visitation and mask are required upon entering the building.
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