John, age 76, of Newark passed away peacefully on Monday, December 12, 2017 at the Selma Markowitz Center. He was born on May 8, 1941 to the late Maurice and Louise (Dauber) Vollmer in Adrian, Michigan.
John is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Shirley (Ingalls) Vollmer. He also leaves behind his children, Micki (Mike) Cotterman and Billy (Erica) Vollmer; grandchildren Sarah (Michael) Wells, Anna Cotterman, Isaac Cotterman, and George Vollmer; siblings, Louise (Joe) Carver and Donald (Betsy) Hall.
In addition to his parents, John is preceded in death by his daughter, Tracey McNabb.
In his free time, John was an amateur radio operator. John proudly served his country as a member of the US Navy from 1959-1962, during Vietnam. He was a truck owner and operator for over 30 years.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Licking County Humane Society, 825 Thornwood Drive, Heath, OH 43056.
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