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|Monday, 24 May 2010 11:18|
John Stephen Magada passed away at 2:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 22, 2010.
He developed successful businesses in the motorcycle and transportation industries.
His life in Northwestern Ohio and involvement in the motorcycle industry allowed John to develop many strong and lasting friendships. John had a way of making even the simplest expression into a Johnny-ism; from his unique way of saying "yeah, yeah, yeah" to "come on!" John made everything brighter and, even during this difficult time, people who knew him found themselves laughing at something John once said or did.
John's greatest success, however, was as a son, brother, and friend. His family was everything to him and it was not uncommon to hear John refuse social invitations because he was "taking mom out to dinner" or because he was visiting his nephew Darius in Tennessee.
Even though John Magada has passed on, as an organ donor, he stayed true to his compassionate nature by giving hope to others.
Celebrate the friend, son, and brother that John has been. If you find this loss extremely difficult to deal with, think of this: if we could ask John if he made the world a better place, I think he would give that silly grin and say "Yeah, yeah, yeah!"
There will be a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at St. Aloysius Church. Visitation is Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Dunn Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery,
Condolences, memories and pictures may be shared with the family by visiting www.dunnfuneralhome.com.
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