Posted By Royer on March 3, 2012
John Eugene Surface, 71, of Grain Valley, Missouri passed away Thursday, March 1, 2012 at Centerpoint Medical Center, Independence, MO. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Monday, March 5th at Royer Funeral Home, Grain Valley. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 6th at the funeral home; burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Grove, MO. The family suggests contributions to his grandchildren’s education.
John was born August 19, 1940, in Independence, MO, the son of John Milton & Mary Elizabeth (Lefholz) Surface. He served his country in the United States Navy. John married Terri M. Dyer on October 29, 1965. He was a Supervisor at Bendix / Allied Signal. John enjoyed Nascar, was an avid bowler, and loved his family.
His survivors include his wife of 46 years, Terri Surface of the home; a son, John Surface & wife, Terry of Grain Valley; a daughter, Cindy Clear & husband, Terry of Kingsville, MO; a sister, Marianna Baker of Lee’s Summit, MO; five grandchildren: Zachary, Shyanne, Amber, Gabbie & Alex; and one great-granddaughter, Rilynne.
Arrangements: Royer Funeral Home, 100 Royer Lane, Grain Valley, MO 64029 816-847-4441