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John H. Eidson
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John H. Eidson, 69, of Perrysburg, Ohio and formerly of Bowling Green, Ohio passed away Saturday January 20, 2018. He was born December 14, 1948 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Wilbur and Rosie (Smith) Eidson. He married Nancy Pool and she survives.

John worked as a security officer for the Wood County Juvenile Detention Center, he worked for the Lucas County Sheriff’s Department and was a director of safety and security at the BP Refinery. He attended Bowling Green State University where he ran track and was a member of the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity.

John was known by his family as the ultimate grill master. His greatest joy in life came from spending time with his grandchildren. He loved attending all of his kids and grandchildren’s sporting events as well as coaching them. John frequently gave to those in need and taught all of his children to have faith in God and to be charitable.

He is survived by his son DJ (Jessica) Eidson of Cleveland, Ohio, daughters Dawn Burks of Rossford, Ohio and Desiree Eidson of Temperance, Michigan, grandchildren Shaya, Demi, Jada, Isaiah, Brian, Johnathan, Brandon and one on the way, niece Kim Toran and nephews Calvin Turpin Jr., Lorenzo Jones and Marvin Jones.

He was preceded in death by his parents, son John H. Eidson II, brother Sam Jones, sister Marlan Turpin.

Visitation will be held on Thursday January 25, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Dunn Funeral Home, located in the Historical District of Bowling Green at 408 West Wooster St. John’s funeral service will be held Friday January 26, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Pastor Bill McGinnis will officiate. Additional visitation will be held Friday morning from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial contributions may be given in his memory to the American SIDS Institute or the American Heart Association.

To share an online condolence with the Eidson family please visit www.dunnfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Thursday

25

Jan

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel

408 West Wooster Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402

Visitation

Friday

26

Jan

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel

408 West Wooster Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402

Funeral Service

Friday

26

Jan

11:00 AM
DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel

408 West Wooster Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402

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