Mr. John A. Quinn, age 45, of North Muskegon and formerly of Rockford, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2013, following a long, brave, and courageous battle with Kidney Disease. He was a graduate of Kent Occupational High School and worked for Keeler Brass. John did countless hours of volunteer work for North Kent Community Services, God’s Kitchen, and helped wherever he was needed, especially at the Rogue Valley Towers . Many will remember his quiet ways, as he pensively walked in downtown Rockford . He was a member of Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church, and for 27 years he was a member of the Bishop Ritcher Council #7761 Knights of Columbus 3rd degree. John was preceded in death by his father, Michael D. Quinn January 2, 2009, and his nephew, Jonathan Collins. He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Delores M. Quinn; brother and sisters, Margaret Mary and Larry Collins, Dan and Jana Quinn, Kathleen Quinn and Rob Lutzke; nieces and nephews, Naomi Collins, Joseph Quinn, Kirsten Felty, Nicole Felty, Kirstin Ruud, Erika Ruud; great-nieces and great-nephew, Holly, Abigail, Michelle, Charlize, and Amory. The Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Quinn will be offered on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church. Interment in Assumption Cemetery. The Rosary will be prayed at the funeral home on Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider North Kent Community Services at 10075 Northland Drive, Rockford , MI 49341 . Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the Pederson Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the Mass at Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church on Thursday.
The Pederson Funeral Home, Rockford