John W. Seese, age 84, of Twinsburg passed peacefully at his home on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016.
Beloved husband of Barbara (Allen) Seese; loving father of Lisa Michelle (Michael) Prentice and Michael Alan (Cindi) Seese, both of Twinsburg; dear grandfather of Sarah, Joshua, Jonathan, Valerie, and Clark. John served his country in the United States Navy. John was a teacher at Nordonia High School for 35 years and a member of the Twinsburg School Board for 22 years. He was also a pharmacist at many local pharmacies in the area for 40+ years. His passion was always teaching. He incorporated the use of computers into his curriculum when computers were first emerging as household items. He was a devoted husband and grandfather. He and Barbara were married for just over 60 years. Their love and devotion to each other was never more apparent than when John fell ill. He and Barb helped to raise their grandchildren. They traveled to football, soccer, baseball, volleyball, basketball, horseback riding and show choir competitions and numerous other scholastic activities that their grandchildren were involved with. He was a loyal and active church member of the United Methodist Church of Macedonia, the Twinsburg Congregational Church and currently South Haven United Church of Christ in Bedford. He will be missed by many.
Friends will be received from 5pm to 8pm, Wednesday, Nov. 2, at Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, 9819 Darrow Road (Corner of Rt. 91 and Post Road), Twinsburg, Ohio (330) 425-2244. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Nov. 3, at 11:00am at South Haven United Church of Christ, 415 Northfield Rd., Bedford, OH 44146. Everyone is asked to meet at the church. The service will be officiated by Reverend Terry Bartlett. Interment will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery in Twinsburg. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Meals on Wheels and/or Hunger Center based out of South Haven UCC. www.johnsonromito.com
(Johnson-Romito Funeral Home (330) 425-2244 TB 11-2-16)