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In Memory of

John Lawrence Radcliffe

May 15, 1953 - June 9, 2017

Obituary


John L. Radcliffe, 64, of Rochester Twp. died peacefully surrounded by his family at Good Samaraitan Hospice, Beaver after a two year battle with Esophageal cancer.
He was the son of the late Clair H. Radcliffe Sr. and Sarah Jane Jones Radcliffe. After graduating from Rochester High School in 1972 he enlisted in the United States Army where he served for 6 years. He also served in the National Guard for 1 year. He was a member of Air Heritage of Chippewa and the New Brighton American Legion. He also was a member of...

John L. Radcliffe, 64, of Rochester Twp. died peacefully surrounded by his family at Good Samaraitan Hospice, Beaver after a two year battle with Esophageal cancer.
He was the son of the late Clair H. Radcliffe Sr. and Sarah Jane Jones Radcliffe. After graduating from Rochester High School in 1972 he enlisted in the United States Army where he served for 6 years. He also served in the National Guard for 1 year. He was a member of Air Heritage of Chippewa and the New Brighton American Legion. He also was a member of St. Cecelia Catholic Church. He worked at Horsehead Corporation until its closing.
As he goes through the golden gates of Heaven, He will be united with his parents and his beloved great-nephew Jacob Powell-Kerr.
He is survived by two sisters and a brother-in-law, Mae L. Radcliffe, Rochester Twp. and Linda and Robert Lemmon (Moon Twp) and two brothers, Daniel P Radcliffe and Clair H Radcliffe Jr, Rochester Twp. Special Niece and Nephews, Tracy (Steve) Kerr, Kevin (Kris) Powell and Jeffery (Sara) Powell. Ten great-neices and nephews. Special friends, Willis (Mac) and Gwen McCartney along with many friends and relatives who will miss his many stories.
Friends will be received on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the SAUL-GABAUER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 273 Route 68, Rochester (GPS 848 Sunflower Road, adjacent to Sylvania Hills Memorial Park Mausoleum). A funeral mass will be celebrated 10 a.m., Wednesday at St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Rochester with private interment in Sylvania Hills Memorial Park. The public is respectfully asked to go directly to the church on Wednesday morning.
Military Honors will be presented by members of the Beaver County Special Unit 10:45 a.m. at St. Cecilia Catholic Church.
Memorial contributions may be made, if desired, to Air Heritage of Chippewa or to Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver in John's name. On line condolences may be offered at www.saul-gabauer.com