John Edward Beatty

January 25, 1962 - July 13, 2018
John Edward Beatty
John, 56, Died July 13, 2018 in New Port Richey, FL. He was born January 25, 1962 in Oil City, PA. He is survived by his son Joshua Beatty (Jaime), daughter Amanda Beatty (Art), Melody Beatty, Chris Kelly (Ashley) his grandchildren James, Alivia and Jackson and brothers Ron Beatty, Alex Beatty, Ricky Beatty and Steven Beatty, sister Debbie Casadei, mother Kathryn Burke and cousin Kenny Beatty. He is preceded by his father Edward Beatty.
 He lived in Cranberry, PA until he moved to Florida in 1985. John and Melody were married for 28 years. He proudly served in the Army National Guard 1979-1986. He was top of his class at NCO Academy as a weapons specialist. John was a dedicated employee for 31 years at Frontier(formerly GTE/Verizon) Telecommunications as a Road inspector.
 John’s children and grandchildren were the pride and joy of his life. The legacy of John’s spirit, passions and zest for life will live on through them.
 John enjoyed hunting with his family, fishing, riding his motorcycle, rebuilding his Chevelle with his son and spending time with his son, daughter and grandkids.
 John was loved dearly by his family and had many friends in his community. He will be missed but never forgotten.
 Celebration of life for John will be held at Michels and Lundquist Funeral Home 5228 Trouble Creek Rd. New Port Richey, FL 34653 on Monday July 23, 2018 2-4 pm with visitation at 2 pm and service starting at 3 pm then the family will bring him to his final resting place at Florida National Cemetery in the days following for a private service. In lieu of flowers the family request that you make a donation to the Wounded Warriors Project.

Memorial

Monday, July 23, 2018
3:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Michels & Lundquist Funeral Home - Directions
5228 Trouble Creek Road
New Port Richey, FL 34652
727-845-1957

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  • July 19, 2018
    Sherrell says:
    John, wishing I could tell u how much I miss u already... I'm hoping u know though My sincere condolences to your family and friends.. John was a wonderful man who will be missed tremendously by many. ❤️ RIP

  • July 23, 2018
    Carol Prestigiacomo and Family says:
    John you will be missed. Always remember family parties and helping me move. Many times. My family will always remember. God Bless You!

  • July 23, 2018
    Jennifer Fellows says:
    You will be missed, John. Sending all of our love. Rest in peace. Jennifer, Hanna and Kyle

  • July 22, 2018
    Vivian Scott says:
    May you soar with the eagles with your new wings, you will be greatly missed

  • July 22, 2018
    Vivian Scott says:
    May you soar with the eagles with your new wings you will be greatly missed.

  • July 21, 2018
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  • July 21, 2018
    Heather Tallon says:
    RIP John - I will miss our conversations :(

  • July 21, 2018
    Dave Licht says:
    RIP Brother!!! I will see you in heaven.

  • July 21, 2018
    Don Licht says:
    RIP brother!!!!!! Although we didn't get to spend much time together in this life I will see you in the next. May God bless you and keep you for eternity. May God also guide, comfort and protect your family through out life.

  • July 20, 2018
    Lorraine Knox says:
    RIP...Wish I could pull that hair, spin on the dance floor and get a good morning babe or sunshine one more time!!! You are missed and love. Prayers for you and your family.

  • July 20, 2018
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  • July 19, 2018
    Alex Beatty says:
    I remember when we were kids we played baseball and we hunted together. Good bye Johnny my brother. See you in heaven. You are missed by your family

  • July 19, 2018
    Zel says:
    This heart will miss you my great friend,,R.I.P.

  • July 18, 2018
    Steve an Tina beatty says:
    R.i.p John you will be missed

  • July 19, 2018
    LAURIE says:
    Rest In Peace John fly high with the angels you will truly be missed my dear friend

  • July 18, 2018
    Lisa Cole says:
    May you RIP my brother. You always made my day better with your silly Good mornings. I will never forget you.

  • July 18, 2018
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  • July 18, 2018
    Larry James says:
    R.I.P. John. It was an honor to call you friend, you will be missed

  • July 18, 2018
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  • July 18, 2018
    Ron Beatty says:
    My Brother, You will be Deeply missed, but I know you are chillin with GOD, I will see you again and when I do we will ride the Harleys through the Heavens, R.I.P.

  • July 18, 2018
    Donna Greeson says:
    A good heart has stopped beating, a good soul ascended to heaven. John, you were loved by many and will be missed.

  • July 18, 2018
    Sandy Haase says:
    Rest In Peace my friend, I will miss you. Sending prayers to your family.

  • July 18, 2018
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  • July 18, 2018
    Susan Canniff and family says:
    R.I.P. John