John James English, Jr. of Mattawan, Michigan passed away April 1, 2021 at Borgess Medical Center following complications from a stroke. He was born June 19, 1940 the son of John James and Thelma (Bissell) English, Sr.
John retired from General Motors after 36 years of service. Working and building cars was his job and also his passion. He was a car enthusiast to say the least. He loved going to car shows, working on cars, and also automobile racing.
John is survived by his wife: Judith (Ebeling) English; three sons: John (Shelly) English III; Frank (Debbie) English; and Jody English; four sisters: Nadine Russell; Bonnie (Ron) Rice; Thelma (Rick) Powell; and Terry Collins; two brothers: Arthur (Pauline) English, and Ervan (Ellen) English; five grandchildren: Adam (Jessica), Eryn (Phillip), Paul, Jacob, and Brendyn; and two great grandchildren: Alexander and Lennox. John will be greatly missed by all.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from Noon to 1PM at Bachman Hebble Funeral Service.
Funeral Services will be held April 7, 2021 at 1PM in the Bachman Funeral Chapel.
Burial will be at Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens following funeral services.
Memorials may be made to the Wolf Lake Fish Hatchery
Arrangements by the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service, a member by invitation Selected Independent Funeral Homes. (269)965-5145 www.bachmanhebble.com