John Hankforth

Obituary of John Harry Hankforth

HANKFORTH, John Harry, of Toledo, Ohio, formerly of Port Dover, passed away peacefully on May 14, 2020, in his 87th year. Predeceased by his wife Margaret (nee Waters) (January 29, 2017). Dear father of Amy Malloni and John Jr., and a loving grandfather. John will be sadly missed by his sisters Kathleen (John deceased) and Cecelia (Milan), and his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by 3 brothers, 1 sister and a son-in-law. John was a kind and gentle man, he always had a smile for everyone. He had a deep faith that he drew strength and comfort from. He was a member of Pilgrim Church in Toledo. John served in the United States Navy as a young man. He will be missed by his friends at church and West Park Place. Arrangements have been entrusted to THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME 519-583-1530. Cremation has taken place. A family graveside service will be held at a later date after the Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted. For those wishing, donations to Grace United Church would be greatly appreciated. On-line donations and/or condolences can be made at


A graveside service will be held after the Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted.
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