John E. McIntyre, 95, of Clarion Street, Oil City, died at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at his home after an extended illness.
Born April 25, 1924, he was the son of the late Hirim and Martha McIntyre.
He was a graduate of Brookville High School.
He served in the United States Army Air Corps and was a member of the Ruptured Ducks.
John was married Aug. 7, 1948, to the former Helen Jean Goodwill and she preceded him in death Feb. 24, 2014.
Mr. McIntyre was employed at the Foster Forbes Oil City Glass Plant.
He attended the Oil City First Presbyterian Church.
John enjoyed fishing, watching Pittsburgh sports and was an avid gardener. He also enjoyed the companionship of his cat Reaper.
He is survived by two daughters, Lea Jolley of Oil City and Terry Krawiec of Brandon, Florida; a son-in-law, Joe Krawiec of Oil City; three grandchildren: Michael McIntyre and his fiance Beth of Oil City, David Arlington and his wife Leah of Seneca and Michael-Shannon Prahl of Oil City.
Also surviving are nine great-grandchildren: Ocean and Legend McIntyre, Ashley Zacherl, Ashley, Hudson, Samuel and Anna Moore, and Jacob and Tyscen; seven great-great-grandchildren; several nephews; two brothers-in-law, Guy "Spike"Goodwill ,of Oil City, and John "Jake" Goodwill, of Delaware, and a special friend, Mimi Hagadone, of Oil City
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Dick McIntyre and Bill McIntyre.
Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Monday in the Reinsel Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronee Christy, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, presiding.
Interment with Full Military Honors will be accorded by the V.E.T.S. Honor Guard in Grove Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the VNA Hospice of Venango County
Condolences may be sent at http://www.reinselfuneralhome.com.