Johnny Lucas

Born: Thu., Jul. 28, 1955
Died: Fri., Feb. 5, 2021

Private Services will be held.

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Johnny Lucas, 65, passed away peacefully with his wife by his side on February 5, 2021 at his home in Angola, Indiana.

He was born on July 28, 1955 in Newark, New Jersey.  He was the son of Seybert and Martha “Mary” (Ketchum) Lucas.  Johnny graduated from high school in Chapmanville, West Virginia.

He married Elizabeth Ann “Beth” Rodefer on July 23, 1994.

Johnny worked at Dalton Foundry for almost 34 years in Kendallville, Indiana until it closed.

He was a member of the Angola Seventh Day Adventist Church.  Johnny enjoyed reading the Bible and History.  Before it became fashionable, he also enjoyed coloring.

Surviving is his wife, Elizabeth Ann “Beth” Lucas of Angola, Indiana and his nieces and nephews, Charlotte Engle, Barbara Egly, Patricia Schaeffer, Roger Arnett and Christopher Arnett.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, one sister and nephew, Kenneth Arnett.

Private Services will be held.

Burial will be in the Embrey Cemetery in Garrett, Indiana.

Memorial Donations may be made in Johnny’s memory to the Angola Seventh Day Adventist Church, Parkview Health Hospice or to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Charitable donations may be made in Johnny's memory to the following organizations:

A charity of the donor's choice.

Angola Seventh Day Adventist Church
Angola, Indiana

Parkview Home Health and Hospice

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Cindy Rowe
   Posted Tue February 09, 2021
So sorry for your loss Beth. Johnny was a sweet guy. I know how you are feeling. But we have comfort in knowing we will see them again. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Sherry Lane
   Posted Tue February 09, 2021
Oh Beth,my heart is heavy with sorrow for your loss of your husband John.
May you find comfort with all the good memories you shared. Hugs my friend.

Cherie & Brian Breedlove and family
   Posted Tue February 09, 2021
Beth, the love you and John shared was very precious and a delight to those who know and love you. John will be missed. Praying for you during this difficult time. Love, The Breedloves

Lora Harvey Bubb
   Posted Wed February 10, 2021
Beth, I wanted to express my sorrow and concern for you after reading of your husband’s passing. I hope you and your family are comforted that he is pain-free residing with our Savior. My prayers are with you.

Dale Kuzniar
   Posted Wed February 10, 2021
Beth, So sorry to hear about John. He was very likeable. I hope your faith will help heal your heart and remember all the good times you shared together. Take Care. Dale kuzniar

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