John Kenneth Bickerstaff, 79, of Hopedale, passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2022 at Gables Care Center in Hopedale, Ohio. He was born November 23, 1943 in Steubenville, Ohio a son of the late Kenneth E. and Yvonne Justine “Mitzi” Glover Bickerstaff.
Ken was an Army Veteran, and an avid outdoorsman and photographer. He was also a member of the Hopedale American legion.
He was preceded in death in addition by his parents; by his wife of 60 years, Phyllis M. Hughes Bickerstaff on October 22, 2022.
Surviving are his daughter, Debbie (Ty) Geanangel and his son, David Bickerstaff all of Hopedale; grandchildren: Paige, Wade, Aidan and Noah; 4 sisters: Beverly (Keith) Forsythe of Hopedale, Linda (John) Randolph of Jewett, Elizabeth (John) DeMarco of Toledo and Rebecca (John) Myers of Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. until time of funeral service at 6:00 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland-Barr Funeral Home, Cadiz with Dean Blythe officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to Gables Care, c/o Activities Fund, 351 Lahm Drive, Hopedale, Ohio 43976.
The memorial guestbook may be signed at www.clark-kirkland-barr.com.