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John T. Anderson Jr.

July 18, 1950 - February 27, 2019

John T. Anderson Jr., 68, of Lorain, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2019 at the Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital following a lengthy illness.

He was born July 18, 1950 in Lorain and was a lifelong resident. He graduated from Admiral King High School, where he played basketball, and attended LCCC in Elyria. After 35 years of service, he retired from Ford Motor Company in Avon Lake where he worked in Quality Control.

John was a member of UAW Local 2000, the former UAW Local 425 (Lorain), and The Lorain Black Athletic Club. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed spending time with family, playing tennis and listening to Jazz music.

He is survived by two daughters, Lillie Anderson and Ganaya Noble (Corey); and a special friend whom he called son, Janatus Alston; nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren; and a host of other loving relatives and friends.

John was preceded in death by a son, Cedric D. Anderson; great grandson, Jeremiah Hutchinson; his parents, John T. Anderson Sr. and Clara M. Anderson; brother, Freddy Anderson; a sister, Mary Ann Neely, and brother-in-law, Charles Neely Sr.; five aunts and two uncles.

Viewing will be held Thursday, March 7, 2019, from 10AM until time of funeral service at 11AM at Friendship Baptist Church, 2160 Reeves Ave, Lorain. Rev. John R. Jackson, Pastor, will officiate.

Friends will be received at 3103 Colorado Ave, Lorain.



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Thursday, March 7, 2019
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Thursday, March 7, 2019
11:00 AM
Friendship Baptist Church
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