John Patrick Callham
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Monday, October 09, 2017
Location: 6:47 a.m., at his home, surrounded by his family
 
 
Age: 91
Date of Birth: Monday, July 19, 1926
Birth place: Midlothian, Illinois
Branch: Marines
Service: World War II
Father: Frank Callham  
Mother: Gertrude (Volm) Callham  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: John and his wife, Lynnette have lived in th rural Monticello, Indiana, area for the last twenty - four years, coming from Illinois.
Funeral Date: Friday, October 20, 2017
Funeral Location: 7:00 p.m., Firday, October 20, 2017, Celebration of Life Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Pastor Jerry Long
Burial will take place: 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 in the Marion National Cemetery, 1700 East 38th Street, Marion, Indiana, 46952
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 20, 2017, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: John had been in failing health for the last several months. He and his wife, Lynnette, have lived in the rural Monticello, Indiana, area for the last twenty - four years, coming from Illinois. John had worked at the Indiana Beach Camp Ground, Small Parts, and WalMart all of Monticello, Indiana, and at the former Indiana Ribbon Company of Wolcott, Indiana. He had also worked as a security officer at the Lincoln Mall of Madison, Illinois. John had also worked in his younger years at Libby’s in Blue Island, Illinois. He attended the St. Christopher Catholic Church of Midlothian, Illinois, when he was younger.
Special Services: Full Military Rites will be conducted by Coast Guard Honors Group at the Marion National Cemetery
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the family. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On January 29, 1972, in Chicago, Illinois, he married Lynnette D. Boss; she survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Lynnette D. Callham of Monticello, Indiana;

Daughters,
Dorene (husband Richard, Jr.) Conklin of Burnettsville, Indiana,
Teresa Blankenburger of Sauk Village, Illinois, and
Debra Ann (husband Danny) Blankenburger of Chicago Heights, Illinois;

Nine (9) Grandchildren;

Ten (10) Great Grandchildren;

Sisters,
Maryjane Crumpler of Texas, and
Gloria Lay of Florida.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Frank Volm and Gerturde Callham;

Brother,
Eugene Callham.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.