DEATH: John Savoia

John Savoia, 91, Hillsboro, died March 9, 2019, at Parkside Home in Hillsboro.

A Celebration of Life Service was at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2019, at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro.

Memorials to M.B. Missions in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063.

Online condolences at

He was born June 5, 1927, in Piermont, New York. He married Lola Stratman December 11, 1981, in Hillsboro.

Survivors include wife, Lola Savoia of Hillsboro; sons, John S. Savoia of Boston, MA, Timothy Savoia of Fresno, CA; step sons, Robert Kim Washmon of Leadville, CO, Gregory Washmon of Hillsboro; daughter, Ruth Savoia Restrepo of Austin, Texas; step daughters, Terri Todd of Whitewater, Cynthia Fleming of Hillsboro, Janis McIntyre of Edmond, OK; sisters, Anna Lepori, Connie Dillon, and Etta Pippi; 13 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

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